middle west

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n middle west the north central region of the United States (sometimes called the heartland or the breadbasket of America)
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Usage

In literature:

Found from June to October and from the New England states through the middle west.
"The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise" by M. E. Hard
In rich woodlands in the Middle States and west the pea-nut is very interesting to young searchers.
"Harper's Young People, August 10, 1880" by Various
How the scouts of the Middle West saved all that great section of the country for the Republic.
"Boy Scouts Handbook" by Boy Scouts of America
Most of our stockholders live in the Middle West and the East.
"The Coyote" by James Roberts
Many a community in the middle west still bears the stamp of its original settlers.
"The Farmer and His Community" by Dwight Sanderson
The last of January Steve was called away on a business trip through the Middle West.
"The Gorgeous Girl" by Nalbro Bartley
No bugle can ever sound retreat for the women of the Middle West.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume V"
He made these explanations not straightforwardly or concisely, but with rambling digressions that took him over half the Middle West.
"The Side Of The Angels" by Basil King
He has contributed the retired farmer to the large towns and small cities of the Middle West.
"The Evolution of the Country Community" by Warren H. Wilson
On page 37 is given a verbatim reproduction of the arrests recorded in a city in the Middle West.
"News Writing" by M. Lyle Spencer
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In poetry:

It was the middle of the night:
The wind, it shifted west-by-south,--
It piled high up the harbor mouth;
The marshes, black with summer drouth,
Were all abroad with sea-foam white.
"Grandmother Tenterden" by Francis Bret Harte

In news:

Yoga instructor Barbara Calautti leads a class of students during a session Tuesday at West Hernando Middle School.
Yoga instructor Barbara Calautti says students at West Hernando Middle School have taken to the Indian art.
West Blocton Middle School student Liam White chosen as artist for Spencer Bachus Christmas card.
West Branch Middle School students commemorate Veterans Day.
Torri Albrecht, 14, an eighth grade student at East Windsor's Kreps Middle School, was suspended on Monday, Nov 7, 2011, for wearing a Confederate flag sweatshirt to school, according to her mother, Jane West.
A bird infected with the West Nile virus was found Thursday on the grounds of O'Hara Middle School in Oakley.
You need a different caliber of talent to compete in the rugged MAC East than the middling West.
Calgary Stampeders quarterback Kevin Glenn, right, will take over as the starter in Sunday's West Final after Drew Tate, middle, suffered a broken arm.
There have been more than 1,100 West Nile cases reported nationwide this year through the middle of August, about half of them in Texas.
The fire at West Point Road and Middle Point Road was reported at 4 am Saturday, fire officials said.
Students from Rhoem Middle School and the Eleonore Rocks Foundation teamed together to donate $6,100 and two rocking chairs Dec 5 to the South´ west Community Health Foundation.
Trent Nelson The Salt Lake Tribune Advertisements on school buses at Sunset Ridge Middle School in West Jordan, Utah, Friday, September 21, 2012.
6th Grade West Middle School.
Bladen County West Bladen High School Tar Heel Middle School.
MARTINSVILLE Close first halves in both the seventh and eighth grade games between East and West middle schools turned into convincing wins for East Tuesday at John R Wooden Gymna.
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In science:

Santa Croce occupies the north west part of the main islands lying on land only created form the late Middle ages to the twentieth century.
Sestieri of Venice
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