### Search Result：average

KK Pronunciation

〔 ˋævәrIdʒ 〕

Pronunciation

〔 ˊævәridʒ 〕

Overview of noun average

#### The noun average has 3 senses

**average, norm**-- (a statistic describing the location of a distribution; "it set the norm for American homes")**average**-- ((sports) the ratio of successful performances to opportunities)**average**-- (an intermediate scale value regarded as normal or usual; "he is about average in height"; "the snowfall this month is below average")

Overview of verb average

#### The verb average has 3 senses

**average, average out**-- (amount to or come to an average, without loss or gain; "The number of hours I work per work averages out to 40")**average**-- (achieve or reach on average; "He averaged a C")**average, average out**-- (compute the average of)

Overview of adj average

#### The adj average has 6 senses

**average, mean**-- (approximating the statistical norm or average or expected value; "the average income in New England is below that of the nation"; "of average height for his age"; "the mean annual rainfall")**average, ordinary**-- (lacking special distinction, rank, or status; commonly encountered; "average people"; "the ordinary (or common) man in the street")**average, fair, mediocre, middling**-- (lacking exceptional quality or ability; "a novel of average merit"; "only a fair performance of the sonata"; "in fair health"; "the caliber of the students has gone from mediocre to above average"; "the performance was middling at best")**average, intermediate, medium**-- (around the middle of a scale of evaluation; "an orange of average size"; "intermediate capacity"; "medium bombers")**modal, average**-- (relating to or constituting the most frequent value in a distribution; "the modal age at which American novelists reach their peak is 30")**median, average**-- (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); "the median value of 17, 20, and 36 is 20"; "the median income for the year was $15,000")