designating or of a multi-storied building, esp. an apartment house, that is intermediate in height between a low-rise and a high-rise building
- a. Relating to or being a building of moderate height, having usually more than three and less than eight stories.b. Having or characterized by mid-rise buildings: a mid-rise neighborhood.
- Of or relating to pants with a waistline that rests just above the hips.
A mid-rise building.
- (architecture) A building which is neither high- nor low-rise
- A lot of new midrises have been built in this area.
mid- +"Ž rise