Meaning of AVERAGE in English

AVERAGE

n.

Function: adjective

Date: 1770

1 : equaling an arithmetic mean

2 a : being about midway between extremes <a man of average height> b : not out of the ordinary : COMMON <the average person>

– av · er · age · ly adverb

– av · er · age · ness noun

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.