amidst
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This word may also be spelled “amid”
amidst(
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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. en medio de
Amidst fears of a new epidemic outbreak, hospitals are increasing their staff.En medio del temor de un nuevo brote epidémico, los hospitales están incrementando su personal.
b. entre
I finally found my keys amidst the clothes on my bedroom floor.Finalmente encontré mis llaves entre la ropa que estaba en el piso de mi dormitorio.
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