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noun as in middle, core


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Instead, in the midst of the worst health crisis in more than a century, we are experiencing even deadlier roadways.

Albert Einstein said, “in the midst of every crisis, lies great opportunity.”

From Quartz

The kids were really upset, and there was some looting that was happening in the midst of the marches, and the mayor of Atlanta reached out, wanting Baby to come speak out to tell the kids to calm down.

From Time

In the midst of emerging multistate lawsuits targeting big tech companies, the FTC announced its own antitrust case against Facebook late last year, pushing for the company to be broken up.

They just felt they were in the midst of something novel and important.

In the midst of this religious and political turmoil, drug trafficking thrives.

In the midst of the clubbiness, there is a heimishe (Yiddish for familiar, old school) quality.

In their midst stands a soldier with the Lebanese armed forces in a red beret, sporting an assault rifle and an unblinking stare.

In the midst of “literally” shutting down the offices, Kroll talked to The Daily Beast about the final season.

One would be in the midst of a lot of actors, and besides, they're really only good for impressing shopgirls.

We were in the midst of it, and having a merry time, when the door suddenly opened and Liszt appeared.

Above all, he was amazed to hear me talk of a mercenary standing army in the midst of peace and among a free people.

His soul was tossed on the billows of a tempestuous ocean, in the midst of which he saw his father perishing.

In the midst of accumulated wealth social justice seems as far away as ever.

The building, a mosque-like structure of considerable size, was situated in the midst of a grove of mango trees.

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On this page you'll find 26 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to midst, such as: bosom, center, deep, depths, heart, and hub.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.