amidships

adverb
amid·​ships | \ ə-ˈmid-ˌships How to pronounce amidships (audio) \

Definition of amidships

1 : in or toward the part of a ship midway between bow and stern
2 : in or toward the middle

Examples of amidships in a Sentence

The berths are located amidships.

First Known Use of amidships

1692, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of amidships was in 1692

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“Amidships.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amidships. Accessed 21 Feb. 2020.

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amidships

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English Language Learners Definition of amidships

: in or near the middle of a ship

amidships

adverb
amid·​ships | \ ə-ˈmid-ˌships How to pronounce amidships (audio) \

Kids Definition of amidships

: in or near the middle of a ship

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