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among

preposition

Synonyms and Antonyms of among

  1. in or into the middle of <a gull landed among the burgers-and-fries eaters at the outdoor snack bar, clearly looking for handouts> Synonyms amid (or amidst), mid, midst, through Related Words between, betwixt Phrases in the thick of Near Antonyms from, out of



Variants of among

also amongst


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