[mid-loh-th ee-uh n for 1; mid-loh-thee-uh n for 2]
- Formerly Edinburgh. a historic county in SE Scotland.
- a town in NE Illinois.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for midlothian
Mr. Gladstone was returned again for Midlothian by an overwhelming majority.The Grand Old Man
Richard B. Cook
The freedom of races was perhaps the main inspiration of Midlothian.Lord Randolph Churchill
Winston Spencer Churchill
Gladstone was here in the early '40's during a Midlothian campaign.The Spell of Scotland</p>
"Don't dress for dinner," he said as they drew up in front of the Midlothian Hotel.The Incredible Honeymoon
That is what they used to say to mamma about Lady Midlothian.The Duke's Children</p>
- a council area of SE central Scotland: the historical county of Midlothian (including Edinburgh) became part of Lothian region in 1975; separate unitary authorities were created for Midlothian and City of Edinburgh in 1996; mainly agricultural. Administrative centre: Dalkeith. Pop: 79 710 (2003 est). Area: 356 sq km (137 sq miles)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012