average

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /ˈævəɹɪdʒ/
  • SAMPA: /"{v@r\IdZ/
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  • Hyphenation: av‧er‧age

Adjective[change]

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.

Noun[change]

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 words[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
average

Third-person singular
averages

Past tense
averaged

Past participle
averaged

Present participle
averaging