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There are 16 meanings of the word Average.

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Def 1 US

Average - as a noun

A statistic describing the location of a distribution

Example: "It set the norm for american homes"

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(sports) the ratio of successful performances to opportunities

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An intermediate scale value regarded as normal or usual

Example: "He is about average in height"

Average - as an adjective satellite

Approximating the statistical norm or average or expected value

Example: "The average income in new england is below that of the nation"

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Lacking special distinction, rank, or status; commonly encountered

Example: "Average people"

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Lacking exceptional quality or ability

Example: "A novel of average merit"

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Around the middle of a scale of evaluation

Example: "An orange of average size"

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Relating to or constituting the most frequent value in a distribution

Example: "The modal age at which american novelists reach their peak is 30"

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Relating to or constituting the middle value of an ordered set of values (or the average of the middle two in a set with an even number of values)

Example: "The median value of 17, 20, and 36 is 20"

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Average - as a verb

Amount to or come to an average, without loss or gain

Example: "The number of hours i work per week averages out to 40"

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average out

Achieve or reach on average

Example: "He averaged a c"

Compute the average of

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average out

Average - as an adjective

Constituting or relating to the average.

Example: "The average age of the participants was 18.5."

Neither very good nor very bad; rated somewhere in the middle of all others in the same category.

Example: "I soon found i was only an average chess player."


Example: "The average family will not need the more expensive features of this product."

Not outstanding, not good, banal; bad or poor.

Example Sentences

"Her test scores were average, neither exceptional nor poor."
"We had an average attendance at the conference this year."
"The hotel room was of average size, not too big nor too small."
"He had an average performance in the race, not the best but not the worst either."
"The film received mixed reviews and has an average rating."
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Word Game Points

Is AVERAGE a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, average is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

AVERAGE has a SCRABBLE points total of 11.

Is AVERAGE a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, average is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
AVERAGE has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 13.

Is AVERAGE a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, average is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
AVERAGE has a WORDFEUD points total of 12.

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