What does amidst mean?

Definitions for amidst
əˈmɪdstamidst

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Wiktionary

  1. amidst(Preposition)

    In the midst or middle of; surrounded or encompassed by; among.

  2. Origin: Middle English amidde, amiddes, on midden, from Old English on middan ‘in the middle’, from midd ‘central’. The -s is an adverbial ending, originally marking the genitive; the t is a later addition, as in whilst, amongst, alongst. See mid.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Amidst

    alt. of Amid

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of amidst in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of amidst in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of amidst in a Sentence

  1. The Dhammapada:

    As a solid rock is not shaken by the wind, so wise men falter not amidst blame or praise.

  2. Cervantes:

    The woman who is resolved to be respected can make herself be so even amidst an army of soldiers.

  3. Bruce Klingner:

    The Trump administration is formulating its North Korea policy amidst accelerating threats and deteriorating relations in the region.

  4. Deutsche Bank analyst Hanjoon Kim:

    We expect no loss in cultural identity. Nevertheless, we may need to monitor whether there is loss of focus amidst the management transition.

  5. Sri Paravaikkarasu:

    Lower retail prices are undoubtedly supporting consumption (and) gasoil has been backing out LPG in the auto sector amidst the (expected) introduction of diesel taxis.

Images & Illustrations of amidst

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