middle-of-the-road


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Synonyms for middle-of-the-road

moderate

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  • moderate
  • non-radical
  • non-extreme
  • non-reactionary

Synonyms for middle-of-the-road

Synonyms for middle-of-the-road

supporting or pursuing a course of action that is neither liberal nor conservative

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not extreme, especially in political views

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Fourteen independents of conservative or middle-of-the-road stripes and four reform-minded independents were also elected to the 44-member chamber.
What passed for industry-leading quality three or four years ago is middle-of-the-road today.
More than half of the manufacturers surveyed gave themselves middle-of-the-road rankings (3, 4 and 5) on questions regarding competitiveness (68%), profitable growth (58%) and sales growth (52%).
Other entries include beigism - boring, middle-of-the-road attitudes' butters - very ugly girls and sadfab - women who are single and desperate for a baby.
A middle-of-the-road taste was what cook Wilson Lee from Sheriff's Headquarters Bureau was looking for.
Without explaining the term, he frequently touted "the third way," a middle-of-the-road approach that includes Marxist economics and international usurpation of nationhood.
Savvy, sleek, crisp, and flat, Frank Nitsche's paintings make an honorable, middle-of-the-road style--gestural geometric abstraction--look suddenly like the fast lane.
TONY Blair fears middle-of-the-road voters think he's out of touch with their gut feelings, a devastating leaked memo revealed last night.
Livingston is considered a middle-of-the-road Republican who many think can bridge the gaps in his party and forge alliances with Democrats to get bills through the 106th Congress.
Instead, steering a middle-of-the-road course between ballet dancing and show dancing, Smuin makes reference to work from the disparate likes of Ben Stevenson, Twyla Tharp, Yuri Grigorovich, David Gordon, Mark Morris, Graciela Daniele, and Gerald Arpino.
And its design takes a middle-of-the-road stance between the ultra-conservative vintage styling of yesterday and the ultra trendy, unusual designer eye fashions of today.
Until then, Siemens customers must contend with a compact though middle-of-the-road product with limited scalability.
But if the SoHo crowd is shifting from cutting-edge cognoscenti to middle-of-the-road suburbanites, then so much the better for Hoberman.
Certainly, with The Garden of Earthly Delights no one could really accuse Rambert of playing safe and pandering to the middle-of-the-road audience.