In the midst or middle of; surrounded or encompassed by; among.
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.
alt. of Amid
The numerical value of amidst in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of amidst in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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As a solid rock is not shaken by the wind, so wise men falter not amidst blame or praise.
The woman who is resolved to be respected can make herself be so even amidst an army of soldiers.
The Trump administration is formulating its North Korea policy amidst accelerating threats and deteriorating relations in the region.
We expect no loss in cultural identity. Nevertheless, we may need to monitor whether there is loss of focus amidst the management transition.
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.
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