Translation of "amid" - English-Spanish dictionary


preposition uk /əˈmɪd/ us also amidst uk /əˈmɪdst/ us formal

A in the middle of or surrounded by

en medio de
On the floor, amid mounds of books, were two small envelopes.
The new perfume was launched amidst a fanfare of publicity.
→ Synonym among

(Translation of “amid” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


preposition /əˈmid(st)/

(formal) in the middle of; among

en medio de, entre
Amid all the confusion, the real point of the meeting was lost
Someone was hiding amidst the shadows.

(Translation of “amid” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)