noun, verb, cen·tred, cen·tring.Chiefly British.
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Example sentences from the Web for centre
Across many of its centres in Hyderabad and Bangalore that look like spaceships from the inside, UrbanKisaan is growing crops, stacked one on top of another.
While the Narendra Modi government at the centre has increased excise duty on petrol and diesel, several state governments have raised the value-added tax they charge.
The new information centre has been added to the top of everyone’s Facebook feed.How search giants are helping spread COVID-19 awareness|Michael McManus|May 14, 2020|Search Engine Watch
The position the Donetsk photograph published in Paris Match was taken is just before the red arrow in the centre of the map.MH17 Missile Can't Hide From These Internet Sleuths|Eliot Higgins|August 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“What the dossier claims is staggering,” Michele De Luca, director of the Centre for Regenerative Medicine, told Science Insider.‘Hero’ Doc Accused of Harvesting Stem Cells in Dirty Basements|Barbie Latza Nadeau|April 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
German Hans Zollner leads the Centre for Child Protection at the Institute of Psychology of the Pontifical Gregorian University.
“Warsaw was once the centre of my universe,” recalled Milchberg late in life.The Week in Death: Irving Milchberg, the Teenage Gunrunner of the Warsaw Ghetto|The Telegraph|March 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One Washington lobbyist who has worked on the ECFMU account in the past said he became uneasy with the Centre in 2012.Ukraine’s D.C. Lobbyists in Disarray as Dictator Flees|Eli Lake|February 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In carving a ham, begin not quite in the centre, but a little nearer to the hock.Directions for Cookery, in its Various Branches|Eliza Leslie
In the centre of this plain was another large koppie of which the river Ukufa, or Death, washed one side.Smith and the Pharaohs, and Other Tales|Henry Rider Haggard
A seaside place, as a centre for motoring, walking or bicycling, is by its very essence one-sided or even less.Through East Anglia in a Motor Car|J. E. (James Edmund) Vincent
Here there is a plane of symmetry perpendicular to the hexad axis; there is also a centre of symmetry.
Tyre was the great commercial centre of the world at that time, as Babylon was the centre of imperial power.Beacon Lights of History, Volume II|John Lord
British Dictionary definitions for centre (1 of 2)
- the midpoint of any line or figure, esp the point within a circle or sphere that is equidistant from any point on the circumference or surface
- the point within a body through which a specified force may be considered to act, such as the centre of gravity
- a political party or group favouring moderation, esp the moderate members of a legislative assembly
- (as modifier)a Centre-Left alliance
- a player who plays in the middle of the forward line
- the act or an instance of passing the ball from a wing to the middle of the field, court, etc
- the position of a player who jumps for the ball at the start of play
- the player in this position
- the ring around the bull's eye
- a shot that hits this ring