Definition of 'midst'
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I ask him why he is always in the midst of a storm of controversy. Times, Sunday Times (2017)What do sports and play have to do with life in the midst of war? Christianity Today (2000)We do have in our midst the loved ones of those who are still missing. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They may need that in the midst of battle tomorrow. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You find yourself in the midst of crisis. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Perhaps it felt betrayed that one from its midst could adopt such views. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Or is he already in the midst of one? Times, Sunday Times (2012)Now, the penalty for such an act in the midst of war amounted to execution. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The American economy is in the midst of a battle. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Well, perhaps we have one in our midst right now. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The companies said that the merger had been planned'in the midst of drastic changes to the overall business environment '. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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