Definitions For Amid

Preposition

{{en-prep}} surrounded, surrounded by; in the middle of; in the center of. : Synonym: amongst, among

Translations

Arabic: بَيْن : Egyptian Arabic: بين (ben, sc=Arab) Armenian: մեջ Bulgarian: сред, между Dutch: te midden van Finnish: keskellä, vallitessa French: au milieu de, entre, parmi, entouré de German: inmitten Hebrew: בתוך, בין, בקרב Interlingue: inter, in medie de Irish: i lár, i measc Italian: in mezzo a, tra, fra Polish: wśród, pośród Portuguese: em meio a Russian: среди́ (+ genitive case), ме́жду (+ instrumental case) Slovak: medzi, uprostred Slovene: srédi Spanish: rodeado por, envuelto, entre Ukrainian: се́ред, мі́ж, по́між

Alternative forms

mid#preposition, mid

Etymology

middle english amidde, {{inh + en + ang + on middan}},ref{{r:etymonline}}/ref a/">on middan}},{{r:etymonline}} a + mid.

See also

amidst

Anagrams

Dima, Madi, aim'd, diam, diam., maid

Is Amid a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
7
Words with Friends
8

The word Amid is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Amid in a Sentence

  • It was hard to hear amid all the cheering.
  • The investigation comes amid growing concerns.
  • Amid such changes, one thing stayed the same.

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