Usage examples for mid

  1. " Dear heart alive," groaned his mother, " a body 'ud think they mid manage a bit better! – North, South and Over the Sea by M.E. Francis (Mrs. Francis Blundell)
  2. It would be announced at mid- day. – The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
  3. His first feeling was one of bitter disappointment and of indignation with the great leaders of the British people who had allowed themselves to become involved in a Mid- European quarrel. – The Major by Ralph Connor
  4. We should laugh if we saw a man apparently dancing in mid- air- until we noticed the rope about his neck. – G. K. Chesterton, A Critical Study by Julius West
  5. But at mid- day there was spring in the air. – K by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  6. It was a simple fancy of Iskender's, done in leisure moments, of angels fighting devils in mid- air, with clouds like solid cushions spread to fall on. – The Valley of the Kings by Marmaduke Pickthall
  7. The hour was mid- day, workmen's meal- time. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  8. Not that kind of a mid- day meal at all. – The Other Fellow by F. Hopkinson Smith
  9. Looking up at it, Joe thought that it must be mid- morning. – The Bondboy by George W. (George Washington) Ogden
  10. I dig up a few in mid- winter. – The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles by Jean Henri Fabre
  11. It was near mid- day when they came within sight of her. – The Boy Hunters by Captain Mayne Reid
  12. It was mid- morning of the next blazing day when he beckoned his men to him. – The Covered Wagon by Emerson Hough
  13. A fire is burning on the hearth- small, for the mid- day- meal is not yet on its way. – What's Mine's Mine V1 by George MacDonald
  14. I left the cottage in love and unhappy, and as I did not go to bed till two o'clock in the morning I slept till mid- day. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  15. " It does not seem trivial to me," I answered; " but I will admit that is has nothing like the value of a series of sittings I held last spring with a psychic in a mid- Western city." – The Shadow World by Hamlin Garland
  16. We got in, and I pulled out into mid- stream. – The King's Mirror by Anthony Hope
  17. It was mid- morning when he arrived at Childerbridge, and Alice had walked down to the gates to meet him. – The Childerbridge Mystery by Guy Boothby
  18. You will doubtless land at Beaugency to- morrow about mid- day. – Catherine de' Medici by Honore de Balzac
  19. It was mid- winter when all was ready. – This Country Of Ours by H. E. Marshall Author: Henrietta Elizabeth Marshall
  20. And by mid- April he found himself scarcely on speaking terms with one of them. – The Genius by Margaret Horton Potter