Meaning of middle-of-the-road
Pronunciation: (mid'l-uv-u-rōd'), [key]
- favoring, following, or characterized by an intermediate position between two extremes, esp. in politics; moderate.
- of, pertaining to, or describing a type of popular music that avoids extremes of style and is catchy and tuneful enough to have broad appeal.
- Also calledpopular music having comparatively conventional, melodic qualities and hence having broad commercial appeal.
- middle-of-the-road (Thesaurus)