Origin of midland
Related Words for midlandboondocks, central, hinterland, inward, provincial, heartland, midland, upcountry
Examples from the Web for midland
Contemporary Examples of midland
All the locals who came to a Midland Park, New Jersey hearing on the building of a mosque were against.
The little town of Midland Park is a middle-class suburb of New York City, just north of my hometown of Paramus.
However, every single resident of Midland Park who testified voiced opposition to the mosque.
Al Ramic panicked as he soon as he turned onto Nugent Street from Midland Avenue.
He lived in a tiny bungalow at 787 Nugent in the Midland Beach section of town.
Historical Examples of midland
All the Midland Counties heard of his fame, and demanded to hear him.Bunyan
James Anthony Froude
Up to this time I had been an attorney in a midland town in England.The Captain of the Pole-Star and Other Tales
Arthur Conan Doyle
The hostess asked him where he had seen it, and he said in Midland.The Story of a Play
W. D. Howells
Why does not some one write a Minstrelsy of the Midland Counties?
You told me you were going to sell the Midland land to two big ranch-owners.'Firebrand' Trevison
Charles Alden Seltzer
- the central or inland part of a country
- (as modifier)a midland region