English dictionary definition of:

average


Noun

  • an intermediate scale value regarded as normal or usual
  • a statistic describing the location of a distribution
  • (sports) the ratio of successful performances to opportunities

Verb

  • compute the average of
  • achieve or reach on average
  • amount to or come to an average, without loss or gain

Adjective

  • lacking special distinction, rank, or status; commonly encountered
  • around the middle of a scale of evaluation
  • approximating the statistical norm or average or expected value
  • 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)
  • relating to or constituting the most frequent value in a distribution
  • lacking exceptional quality or ability

Thesaurus

fair intermediate mean median mediocre medium middling modal norm ordinary

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Words ending in age and learn about the word average in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 19. Soft g: ge, gi, gy.

Scrabble score for average


Scrabble score = 11

generated at 12:54:06 on 19-01-20

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