What is mediocre?

  • (adj): Poor to middling in quality.
    Example: "There have been good and mediocre and bad artists"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on mediocre:

Mediocre (album) - Singles
... "Vidas Paralelas" ("Parallel Lives"), the first single from Mediocre, was released on January 24, 2008 (2008-01-24) ... Released as a digital download and music video 2009 Mediocre 416 The music video for "Mediocre" has been finished and has been released ...
Mediocre (album)
... Mediocre is the Grammy Award and Latin Grammy nominated debut album of Mexican singer and actress Ximena Sariñana, released in the United States on July 15, 2008 (2008-07-15) ... Mediocre reached #10 on Billboard's Latin Pop Albums, and spawned the hit single "Vidas Paralelas" ("Parallel Lives") ... Mediocre garnered good reviews from many critics, receiving five stars from SoMinty, four stars from Time Out, and four stars from Rolling Stone magazine ...
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... Nebraska) defended Carswell by stating "Even if he were mediocre, there are a lot of mediocre judges and people and lawyers ... Roman Hruska (Republican, Nebraska) stated"Even if he were mediocre, there are a lot of mediocre judges and people and lawyers ...
Mediocre (album) - Critical Reception
... Review scores Source Rating Allmusic Rolling Stone SoMinty Time Out Criticism of Mediocre has been mostly positive, and many critics highly acclaim the album ... The Rolling Stone staff rated Mediocre four stars, and Rolling Stone's average viewer rating is four and a half stars ... Kemp, a music journalist from Rolling Stone, called Mediocre one of the strongest debuts from a female singer-songwriter since Norah Jones' Come Away With Me, exclaiming "There's ...
Mediocre (album) - Musical Style
... Mediocre showcases rock, pop, and hip-hop influences ... The album opens with "Mediocre", a heavily rock-influenced track, leading to the pop single "Vidas Paralelas" ... Lissette Corsa of Orlando Weekly points out that Mediocre follows a unique contemporary jazz style ...

More definitions of "mediocre":

  • (adj): Moderate to inferior in quality.
    Example: "They improved the quality from mediocre to above average"
    Synonyms: poor, second-rate
  • (adj): Of no exceptional quality or ability.
    Example: "The caliber of the students has gone from mediocre to above average"
    Synonyms: average, fair, middling

Famous quotes containing the word mediocre:

    Philadelphians are every whit as mediocre as their neighbors, but they seldom encourage each other in mediocrity by giving it a more agreeable name.
    Agnes Repplier (1858–1950)

    In dealings with scholars and artists we are apt to miscalculate in opposite directions: behind a remarkable scholar we sometimes, and not infrequently, find a mediocre man, and behind a mediocre artist, fairly often—a very remarkable man.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    How can we help a child change from undependable to dependable, from a mediocre student to a capable student, from someone who won’t amount to very much to someone who will count for something. The answer is at once both simple and complicated: We treat a child as if he already is what we would like him to become.
    Haim Ginott (20th century)