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noun Informal.
  1. a midshipman.
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Origin of middie

see origin at middy1
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Historical Examples

  • Miss Middie Morgan, pronounced the best judge of horned cattle in this country.

    History of Woman Suffrage, Volume III (of III)


  • Middie Eagle reported to the captain, and his praise of Dacres was just and generous.

British Dictionary definitions for middie


  1. Australian a glass or bottle containing 285ml of beer
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