Definition of 'between'
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Example sentences containing 'between'
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We work together across many areas of mutual interest and we have that special relationship between us. The Sun (2017)The choice is between spoilt parks or modified views from parks. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The second is to consider relations between the press and the police. Times, Sunday Times (2017)There is not much to choose between the top six in terms of quality of squads. The Sun (2017)Time after time we found random price differences between an initial call and a second. The Sun (2016)Where was the running battles that would take place between these bitter rivals? The Sun (2016)The relationship between humans and robots is a tricky thing. Smithsonian Mag (2017)Love sets up a tantalising choice between two people who are complete opposites. The Sun (2016)It comes after the gaps between chunks of Toblerone increased. The Sun (2017)It will be a good combination between us. The Sun (2015)But this relationship between the supreme court and the disciplined attorney is not an employment relationship. Christianity Today (2000)Remember that it is not just a straightforward choice between hospital and home birth. The Guide to Lesbian and Gay Parenting (1993)Those countries with the smallest gap between rich and poor have the best health. Times, Sunday Times (2006)What makes you think there is any relation between painting and common intelligence? Richard TempleAction taken in tandem between the two countries killed off both. Times, Sunday Times (2009)You handle relationships very well and see the difference between gossip and facts. The Sun (2009)It was a choice between being open to new funding or just plodding on. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The salary gap between men and women has recently increased. Times, Sunday Times (2014)So the difference between us was massive. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But more importantly a choice between two directions for our country. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It is difficult to see how seemingly insurmountable gaps between the sides would be bridged. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Close relationship between land usage and climatic features and the location and design of buildings and their uses. The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)You can choose between sprinting, a rowing machine or cycling. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We've become hung up on the chasm between indie and mainstream sensibilities. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It's all about getting that combination right between the tomatoes and spices. The Sun (2013)Persons and positions are easily confused, but equality is intrinsic only to relations between the former. Times, Sunday Times (2011)She takes on between three and 12 jobs a month. The Sun (2010)The relationship between mainstream education, higher education and the world of work is at a crossroads. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He has a good combination between quality, agility and big size. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In chapter 6 we examine relations between mothers and young adolescents and uncover a mixture of daily closeness and conflict. Divergent Realities: the Emotional Lives of Mothers, Fathers, and Adolescents (1994)There is lots of action in your romance chart, you may also have to choose between old and new love. The Sun (2011)
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Translations for 'between'
British English: between /bɪˈtwiːn/ PREPOSITION
If you are between two things, one of them is on one side of you and the other is on the other side.
She stood between her two brothers.
- American English: between
- Arabic: بَيْـنَ
- Brazilian Portuguese: entre
- Chinese: 在...之间
- Croatian: između
- Czech: mezi
- Danish: mellem
- Dutch: tussen
- European Spanish: entre dos
- Finnish: välissä
- French: entre
- German: zwischen
- Greek: μεταξύ
- Italian: tra, fra
- Japanese: ･･･の間に
- Korean: 사이에
- Norwegian: mellom
- Polish: między
- European Portuguese: entre
- Romanian: între
- Russian: между
- Spanish: entre
- Swedish: mellan
- Thai: ระหว่าง
- Turkish: arasında
- Ukrainian: між
- Vietnamese: ở giữa
Definition of between from the Collins English Dictionary
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