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    mediocre - Dictionary definition and meaning for word mediocre

    Definition
    (adj) moderate to inferior in quality
    Synonyms : second-rate
    Example Sentence
    • they improved the quality from mediocre to above average
    Definition
    (adj) lacking exceptional quality or ability
    Synonyms : average , fair , middling
    Example Sentence
    • a novel of average merit
    • only a fair performance of the sonata
    • in fair health
    • the caliber of the students has gone from mediocre to above average
    • the performance was middling at best
    Definition
    (adj) poor to middling in quality
    Example Sentence
    • there have been good and mediocre and bad artists
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for mediocre

mediocre sounding lyk medium which means average so a mediocre performance in da sense an average performance

mediocre~ media+cry media is always crying so it is ordinary thing

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Medio=middle ; so things are in between good and bad ; so it must be of average quality.

mediocre sounds like medium/middle place...middle will be COMMON point for two places...and common=ordinary..

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