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Definition of Mediocre


  1. Of a middle quality; of but a moderate or low degree of excellence; indifferent; ordinary.
  2. A mediocre person.
  3. A young monk who was excused from performing a portion of a monk's duties.

Mediocre Quotations

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Albert Einstein

Absence diminishes mediocre passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and fans fires.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Only the mediocre are always at their best.
Jean Giraudoux

No, I'm not interested in developing a powerful brain. All I'm after is just a mediocre brain, something like the President of the American Telephone and Telegraph Company.
Alan Turing
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Mediocre Translations

mediocre in Italian is mediocre
mediocre in Latin is mediocris
mediocre in Spanish is mediocre, mediano
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