Definition of amidst in English:

amidst

Syllabification: a·midst
Pronunciation: /əˈmidst
 
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preposition

  • variant of amid.
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    • These seem to have been sidelined amidst all the hoopla surrounding the rights issue.
    • What really stood out for me was a minor drama amidst all the clowning about and grandstanding for the media.
    • We lie in dappled shade amidst cawing crows, wave sound, a sprinkler playing on the short grass.

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Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody