Early and Middle


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Early adjective – At or near the beginning of a period of time or course of events or before the usual or expected time.
Usage example: early diagnosis

Middle is an antonym for early.
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Middle adjective – Between an earlier and a later period of time.
Usage example: in his middle thirties

Early is an antonym for middle.
Nearby Words: middling, middlemost, middled, middleware
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Things that words describes

part early part middle part
point early point middle point
parts early parts middle parts
stage early stage middle stage
Other nouns: episode, level, game, book, age, version, century, arc, years, books, chapters, stages, seasons, levels, episodes.

Both words in one sentence

  • Most fans think of Bro as being in his early/middle 20s, until you sit down and do the math.
  • Our Giants Are Bigger Wizardry VI: Bane of the Cosmic Forge and VII: Crusaders of the Dark Savant feature giants, usually in the transition between the early and middle game.
  • In the early and middle ages they can actually set people on fire just by standing near them.
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Middle and Early. (2016). Retrieved 2022, May 25, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/early/middle
Early & Middle. N.p., 2016. Web. 25 May. 2022. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/early/middle>.
Middle or Early. 2016. Accessed May 25, 2022. https://thesaurus.plus/related/early/middle.

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