average

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA (key): /ˈævərɪdʒ/
  • SAMPA: /"{v@r\IdZ/
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  • Hyphenation: av‧er‧age

AdjectiveEdit

Positive
average

Comparative
more average

Superlative
most average

  1. To be average is to be not one extreme or another.
    In football, he is an average player.

NounEdit

Singular
average

Plural
averages

  1. An average is a measure in the middle of several numbers.
    The average size of a family in America is about two or three.
    The average height of the boys in my class is five feet and three inches.

Related wordsEdit

VerbEdit

Plain form
average

Third-person singular
averages

Past tense
averaged

Past participle
averaged

Present participle
averaging