the location of something surrounded by other things
"in the midst of the crowd"
A place (literal or metaphoric) in the middle of something.
among, in the middle of
the interior or central part or place; the middle; -- used chiefly in the objective case after in; as, in the midst of the forest
hence, figuratively, the condition of being surrounded or beset; the press; the burden; as, in the midst of official duties; in the midst of secular affairs
in the midst of; amidst
in the middle
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
midst, n. the middle.—adv. in the middle.—prep. amidst. [From the M. E. phrase in middle-s, in the midst, with excrescent t (cf. whil-s-t).]
The numerical value of midst in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of midst in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
To live a pure unselfish life, one must count nothing as one's own in the midst of abundance.
We want the community to know we've got an extra set of eyes and ears in the midst of the demonstrations.
People who find themselves in the midst of a historic moment don't always realize that they are in the midst of a historic moment.
A simple enough pleasure, surely, to have breakfast alone with one's husband, but how seldom married people in the midst of life achieve it.
With coarse rice to eat, with water to drink, and my bended arm for a pillow - I have still joy in the midst of these things. Riches and honors acquired by unrighteousness are to me as a floating cloud.
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