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Synonyms for medium
ˈmi di əm; -di əmedi·um

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Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. mediumnoun

    a means or instrumentality for storing or communicating information

    Synonyms:
    spiritualist, mass medium, metier, sensitive, culture medium

    Antonyms:
    raw, immoderate

  2. mediumnoun

    the surrounding environment

    "fish require an aqueous medium"

    Synonyms:
    spiritualist, mass medium, metier, sensitive, culture medium

    Antonyms:
    raw, immoderate

  3. mediumnoun

    an intervening substance through which signals can travel as a means for communication

    Synonyms:
    spiritualist, mass medium, metier, sensitive, culture medium

    Antonyms:
    raw, immoderate

  4. culture medium, mediumnoun

    (bacteriology) a nutrient substance (solid or liquid) that is used to cultivate micro-organisms

    Synonyms:
    mass medium, metier, spiritualist, sensitive, culture medium

    Antonyms:
    immoderate, raw

  5. mediumnoun

    a liquid with which pigment is mixed by a painter

    Synonyms:
    spiritualist, mass medium, metier, sensitive, culture medium

    Antonyms:
    immoderate, raw

  6. mediumnoun

    (biology) a substance in which specimens are preserved or displayed

    Synonyms:
    spiritualist, mass medium, metier, sensitive, culture medium

    Antonyms:
    immoderate, raw

  7. mediumnoun

    an intervening substance through which something is achieved

    "the dissolving medium is called a solvent"

    Synonyms:
    spiritualist, mass medium, metier, sensitive, culture medium

    Antonyms:
    raw, immoderate

  8. mediumnoun

    a state that is intermediate between extremes; a middle position

    "a happy medium"

    Synonyms:
    spiritualist, mass medium, metier, sensitive, culture medium

    Antonyms:
    immoderate, raw

  9. medium, spiritualist, sensitivenoun

    someone who serves as an intermediary between the living and the dead

    "he consulted several mediums"

    Synonyms:
    spiritualist, mass medium, metier, sensitive, culture medium

    Antonyms:
    immoderate, raw

  10. medium, mass mediumnoun

    (usually plural) transmissions that are disseminated widely to the public

    Synonyms:
    spiritualist, mass medium, metier, sensitive, culture medium

    Antonyms:
    raw, immoderate

  11. metier, mediumadjective

    an occupation for which you are especially well suited

    "in law he found his true metier"

    Synonyms:
    spiritualist, specialty, speciality, sensitive, long suit, culture medium, strength, metier, strong point, mass medium, strong suit, forte

    Antonyms:
    raw, immoderate

  12. average, intermediate, mediumadjective

    around the middle of a scale of evaluation

    "an orange of average size"; "intermediate capacity"; "medium bombers"

    Synonyms:
    fair, mean(a), middling, ordinary, median(a), average, mediocre, modal(a), intermediate

    Antonyms:
    raw, immoderate

  13. mediumadjective

    (meat) cooked until there is just a little pink meat inside

    Synonyms:
    average, intermediate

    Antonyms:
    raw, immoderate

Dictionary of English Synonymes5.0 / 1 vote

  1. mediumnoun

    Synonyms:
    intervening substance

  2. mediumnoun

    Synonyms:
    means, instrumentality

  3. mediumnoun

    Synonyms:
    mean average, mean proportion

  4. mediumnoun

    Synonyms:
    (Painting.) menstruum

  5. mediumnoun

    Synonyms:
    (Logic.) middle term

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. mediumadjective

    Synonyms:
    intermediate, middling, mean, average, médiocre

  2. mediumnoun

    Synonyms:
    middle, means, instrumentality, agency, menstruum, psychic

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How to use medium in a sentence?

  1. Greg Fuzesi:

    The medium-term inflation forecast remains low-ish, which creates the risk of an unanchoring of inflation expectations, ending quantitative easing in March would also cause an unwanted tightening in financial conditions.

  2. Tiemen Meester:

    The tough and volatile market environment looks set to continue for some time yet... The board considered it appropriate in view of the broader context to suspend dividend payments for the medium term.

  3. David Letterman:

    To me the fun of it would've just been boring people silly: 'Here we have a medium-shag burnt orange. ... Here we have the avocado.' I would have done that -- I would do that, if you can get me that carpet-sample book, I'll do that Monday.

  4. Giordano Lombardo:

    They may fail to effectively curb market volatility in the medium term, as they did after the Great Financial Crisis, financial markets have started to price in a very negative scenario.

  5. Randall Woodfin:

    Birmingham Police need community partners, need the federal government, Birmingham Police need the faith community, Birmingham Police need the nonprofits and for-profits, everybody has to be at the table with this crisis that exists right now in America, because it's happening in all of our cities, small, medium, large.


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