the middle of the morning; the time centering around the midpoint between early morning and noon.


in the middle of the morning: He usually arrives midmorning.


occurring during, taking place in, or pertaining to the middle of the morning: our midmorning coffee break.

Origin of midmorning

First recorded in 1900–05; mid- + morning
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  • The white mocker died at midmorning the next day as they stopped for a rest.

    Space Prison

    Tom Godwin

  • The wheelbarrows, four of them, came down from the ship by midmorning.


    H. Beam Piper

  • She stared thoughtfully across the yard at the distant mountains, now shimmering in the hot, midmorning sun.

  • He tossed it in the bed of the pickup and threw more sacks over it to keep it cool under the broiling, midmorning sun.

  • Dew glistened in the early rays of light and the clear, cool morning air held little hint of the heat sure to come by midmorning.