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usage note for media
Words nearby media
Definition for media (2 of 4)
noun, plural me·di·ae [mee-dee-ee] /ˈmi diˌi/.
Origin of media2
Definition for media (3 of 4)
Definition for media (4 of 4)
noun, plural me·di·a [mee-dee-uh] /ˈmi di ə/ for 1–9, 11, me·di·ums for 1–11, 14.
- Painting. a liquid with which pigments are mixed.
- the material or technique with which an artist works: the medium of watercolor.
Origin of medium
usage note for medium
Example sentences from the Web for media
In 2011 LGBT media outlet Queerty took the app to task for allegedly deleting accounts that made reference to being trans.
Much of the media coverage around eating disorders surrounds celebrities and models.How Skinny Is Too Skinny? Israel Bans ‘Underweight’ Models|Carrie Arnold|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
One bystander said he was told to tell the media that they were from al Qaeda in Yemen, or al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula.
Unconfirmed reports in the French media claimed that the brothers were spotted at a gas station in northern France on Thursday.
Duke was a state representative whose neo-Nazi alliances were disgorged in media reports during his run for governor in 1991.
A raid was made into Media, some of its cities being taken and their inhabitants deported.
Euripides contrasts the sun-lit mountain flats of Persia with the wintry land of Media and the citadels of Bactria.
While the rest of Media is very fertile, the northern and mountainous part is barren.
In the west of Media, Dadarshis had no better success against his Armenian compatriots.
Did you have any further difficulty with the media, the various press and radio and television representatives during this time?Warren Commission (4 of 26): Hearings Vol. IV (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
British Dictionary definitions for media (1 of 4)
usage for media
British Dictionary definitions for media (2 of 4)
noun plural -diae (-dɪˌiː)
- a consonant whose articulation lies midway between that of a voiced and breathed speech sound
- a consonant pronounced with weak voice, as c in French second
Word Origin for media
British Dictionary definitions for media (3 of 4)
British Dictionary definitions for media (4 of 4)
noun plural -dia (-dɪə) or -diums
- the category of a work of art, as determined by its materials and methods of productionthe medium of wood engraving
- the materials used in a work of art
Word Origin for medium
Medical definitions for media
n. pl. me•di•ums
Scientific definitions for media
Idioms and Phrases with media
see happy medium.