Synonyms of 'between'
1 amidstDictionary, among, mid
She left the table to stand between the two men.
in the middle of
2 connectingDictionary, uniting, joining
the relationship between doctors and patients
related prefix inter-
usage note:After distribute and words with a similar meaning, among should be used rather than between: share out the sweets among the children (not between the children, unless there are only two children).
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Thesaurus for between from the Collins English Thesaurus
If something is between two things or is in between them, it has one of the things on one side of it and the other thing on the other side.