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LampPro Tip 1/3
Express DisappointmentPlay
Use 'mediocre' to express disappointment in something that didn't meet expectations. SlideConsidering his reputation, the chef's dish was surprisingly mediocre.
LampPro Tip 2/3
Not WorthwhilePlay
Imply something is not worth time, money, or effort by calling it mediocre. SlideI left the mediocre workshop feeling like I wasted my afternoon.
LampPro Tip 3/3
Compare Below AveragePlay
When something is below what's typical, use 'mediocre' to compare. SlideAmong a talented cast, his acting seemed mediocre.