Try Our Apps


Pore Over vs. Pour Over

middle years

plural noun Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for middle years
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • Then the middle years wrapped her about again and the grey curtain of her indifference closed her in.

  • A man in the middle years sometimes has a bit of folly, and a woman worries about him without knowing exactly why.

    The Unknown Quantity Henry van Dyke
  • In the middle years of his career, he devoted from ten to twelve hours a day to studying scores.

  • One of the satisfactory poems for study in the middle years of school life is the one whose name heads this paragraph.

    Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 10 Charles Herbert Sylvester
  • He was by far the most striking personage in the middle years of the century.

    A History of England Charles Oman
  • Here the famous men of letters of the middle years of the last century visited him.

  • In such comparatively trifling events the middle years of the eighteenth century passed away.

    A History of England Charles Oman
  • The child time, the present; the middle years, the past; old age, the future.

    A Little Book for Christmas Cyrus Townsend Brady
  • Ruskin was too dogmatic in the middle years of his life and only provoked a more violent reaction.

    Victorian Worthies George Henry Blore

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for middle years

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for middle

Scrabble Words With Friends