Middest Mid"dest, a.; superl. of {Mid}. [See {Midst}.] Situated most nearly in the middle; middlemost; midmost. [Obs.] `` 'Mongst the middest crowd.'' --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

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  • Middest — Mid dest, n. Midst; middle. [Obs.] Fuller. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • middest — mid·dest …   English syllables

  • middest — I. ˈmidə̇st adjective Etymology: mid (I) + est archaic : midmost II. obsolete variant of midst …   Useful english dictionary

  • Midst — Midst, n. [From middest, in the middest, for older in middes, where s is adverbial (orig. forming a genitive), or still older a midde, a midden, on midden. See {Mid}, and cf. {Amidst}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The interior or central part or place; the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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