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amidst

Line breaks: amidst
Pronunciation: /əˈmɪdst
 
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Definition of amidst in English:

preposition

chiefly literary
Variant of amid.
Example sentences
  • 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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