middle name

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middle name (plural middle names)

  1. A name between the given name and the family name or surname
    I go by David but it's my middle name; my full name is William David Mason.
  2. (figuratively) A trait, activity, or action closely associated with or that excellently describes a person.
    Think twice about playing for cash because "Poker" is her middle name.

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Last modified on 5 March 2014, at 23:49