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Definition of "fair-to-middling" [fair-to-middling]

  • Alternative form of fair to middling. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "fair-to-middling" in a sentence
  • "David Welsh has good things to say about Asterios Polyp, but only fair-to-middling things to say about Detective [...]"
  • "He would never then have learned that a good Tavel is better than a fair-to-middling Pommard—better than a fair-to-middling almost anything, in my opinion, he wrote."
  • "Looking back, I think I was a fair-to-middling news reporter."
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