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Mediocre

Pronunciation of Mediocre
/mˌiːdɪˈə͡ʊkə/, /mˌiːdɪˈə‍ʊkə/, /m_ˌiː_d_ɪ__ˈəʊ_k_ə/

Synonyms for mediocre:

Sense 1

low quality, formulaic, unexceptional, unremarkable, garden-variety, cut-and-dried, second class.

Sense 2

garden, substandard, undistinguished, low-grade.

Sense 4

shabby.

Sense 9

plain.

admissible

passable.

ordinary

indifferent.

passable

tolerable.

unsatisfactory

disappointing.

all (adjective)

second-rate.

average (adjective)

everyday, medium, commonplace, halfway, run-of-the-mill, stock, median, moderate, normal, common, middle-of-the-road, mid, stereotype, predominant, mean, customary, dominant, conventional, average, usual, ordinary, standard, mezzo, midmost, middling.

average, commonplace (adjective)

tolerable, conventional, so-so, medium, middling, intermediate, undistinguished, second-rate, fairish, passable, ordinary, unexceptional, indifferent, inferior, standard, fair, moderate, run-of-the-mill, common, mean.

cheap (adjective)

junky, shoddy.

inferior (adjective)

low-grade, low-rent.

mediocre (adjective)

normal, modest, banal, mean, common, mundane, usual, average, ordinary, routine, suburban, standard, so-so.

middle (adjective)

half, centralized, midmost, intermediate, axial, middle, pivotal, mezzo, mean, half-and-half, medium, central, Bisecting, medial, average, core, mid, middling, middle-of-the-road, median, equidistant, nuclear, geocentric, halfway.

poor (adjective)

sloppy.

second-class (adjective)

second class.

unexceptional (adjective)

unexceptional.

Sense 2 (noun)

garden, cut-and-dried, garden-variety, unremarkable, indifferent, formulaic, unexceptional, plain, undistinguished.

Sense 3 (noun)

low-grade, second class, low quality, substandard, shabby.

inferior (noun)

scrub.

mediocre (noun)

fair, average, poor, bad, inferior, middling, second-rate, ordinary.

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