amid
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This word may also be spelled "amidst".
amid(
uh
-
mihd
)
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
1. (general)
a. entre
There amid the rubble and garbage, Eugenio spied a diamond ring.Allí entre los escombros y la basura, Eugenio divisó un anillo de diamantes.
b. en medio de
The treasurer handed in his resignation amid the controversy over the missing funds.El tesorero presentó su renuncia en medio de la polémica sobre los fondos faltantes.
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amid
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
1. (general)
a. entre, en medio de
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amid [əˈmɪd]
preposition
en medio de; entre
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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