HyperDic: mediocre

English > 3 senses of the word mediocre:
ADJECTIVEallmediocre, second-ratemoderate to inferior in quality
allmediocre, average, fair, middlinglacking exceptional quality or ability
allmediocrepoor to middling in quality
mediocre > pronunciation
Soundsmiy.diyow'ker
Rhymesacre / Acre ... Zocor: 182 rhymes with ker...
English > mediocre: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningmoderate to inferior in quality.
Example"they improved the quality from mediocre to above average"
Synonymsecond-rate
BroaderinferiorOf low or inferior quality
Spanishmediocre, pobre
Catalanmediocre, pobre
Nounsmediocritya person of second-rate ability or value
English > mediocre: 3 senses > adjective 2
MeaningLacking exceptional quality or ability.
Example "the caliber of the students has gone from mediocre to above average"
Synonymsaverage, fair, middling
Broaderordinarynot exceptional in any way especially in quality or ability or size or degree
Spanishcorriente, justo, mediano, mediocre, ordinario, regular
Catalancorrent, mediocre, ordinari, regular
Nounsmediocrityordinariness as a consequence of being average and not outstanding
English > mediocre: 3 senses > adjective 3
MeaningPoor to middling in quality.
Example"there have been good and mediocre and bad artists"
BroaderbadHaving undesirable or negative qualities
Spanishmediocre
Catalanmediocre
Nounsmediocritya person of second-rate ability or value

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