Definition of 中世


adverbial noun / temporal noun:

  • Middle Ages (in Japan esp. the Kamakura and Muromachi periods ); medieval times; mediaeval times

Example Sentences

The medieval times were an age when a human being wasn't free.
The medieval church despised the body and exalted the spirit.
In England in the Middle Ages, whole towns played football on certain holidays, sometimes with as many as 500 players at one time.
During the Middle Ages, astronomers had clung to the theory of a Greek philosopher.
In the Middle Ages, milk was still popular as a medicine.

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