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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
media /'mi:djəm/
  • danh từ, số nhiều mediums /'mi:djəmz/, media /'mi:djə/
    • người trung gian, vật môi giới
      • through (by) the medium of: qua sự môi giới của
    • trung dung, sự chiết trung
      • happy medium: chính sách trung dung, chính sách ôn hoà
    • bà đồng, đồng cốt
    • (nghệ thuật) chất pha màu
    • hoàn cảnh, môi trường
    • phương tiện, dụng cụ
    • tính từ
      • trung bình, trung, vừa
        • medium wave: (raddiô) làn sóng trung
    Concise Dictionary
    +a means or instrumentality for storing or communicating information
    +the surrounding environment
    +an intervening substance through which signals can travel as a means for communication
    +(bacteriology) a nutrient substance (solid or liquid) that is used to cultivate micro-organisms
    +an intervening substance through which something is achieved
    +a liquid with which pigment is mixed by a painter
    +(biology) a substance in which specimens are preserved or displayed
    +a state that is intermediate between extremes; a middle position
    +someone who serves as an intermediary between the living and the dead
    +(usually plural) transmissions that are disseminated widely to the public
    +an occupation for which you are especially well suited
    +around the middle of a scale of evaluation of physical measures
    +(meat) cooked until there is just a little pink meat inside

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    1 average, middle, mid, medial, median, normal, standard, usual, everyday, ordinary; mid-sized:
    His wife has an estate car of medium size - nothing extravagant.
    2 See mediocre, above.
    3 average, middle, mid-point, compromise, centre, mean, norm, mediocrity:
    Instead of going to extremes, try for the happy medium.
    4 atmosphere, environment, ambience or ambiance, milieu:
    The air serves as a medium of sound. The light is refracted as it passes into a denser medium
    5 means, method, mode, approach, instrumentality, device, mechanism, intermediation, technique, contrivance, agency, expedient, way, course, route, road, avenue, channel, conveyance, vehicle:
    Latin and Greek were the media of the scholarship, the science, and the theology of the Middle Ages. Television is a powerful advertising medium.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    + noun
    1 (the media) [sing.+sing./pl. v.] the main ways that large numbers of people receive information and entertainment, that is television, radio and the newspapers: the news / broadcasting / national media + The trial was fully reported in the media. + The media was / were accused of influencing the final decision. + Any event attended by the actor received widespread media coverage. + He became a media star for his part in the protests.
    See also - MASS MEDIA
    2 plural of MEDIUM
    Collocation Dictionary


    audio-visual, broadcast, broadcasting, electronic, mass, news, print, visual
    The event was widely covered by the mass media
    | foreign, international, local, national | mainstream, official, popular


    report sth
    The local media reported rioting across the country.


    attention, coverage, interest, publicity, reporting
    There was a lot of media coverage of the wedding.
    | campaign | report | event
    Sport has been turned into a series of media events.
    | blitz, circus, hype
    The company is anxious to play down the media hype.
    | spotlight | image
    She's very different from her media image.
    | bias | blackout, censorship | freedom | relations | baron, magnate, mogul, person, pundit, tycoon | conglomerate, empire, group, interests, organization, outlet | awareness, studies


    through/via the ~
    propaganda through the media


    access to the media, the role of the media

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