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Synonyms

between

adverb

if someone or something is between two other people or things, the two people or things are on each side of them

among

preposition

used for saying that someone or something is included in a particular group of people or things

intermediate

adjective

in between two stages, places, levels, times etc

halfway

adverb

at an equal distance from two places or from the two ends of something

equidistant

adjective

at the same distance from two places

amid

preposition

literary surrounded by things or people

intervening

adjective

in the space between two people or things

poised

adjective

affected by two things that are opposites

among

preposition

in a place surrounded by people or things

in our/their/your midst

if someone is in your midst, they are with you as part of your group

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amidst

preposition

mainly literary amid

among

preposition

moving through a place where there are people or things around you

among

preposition

with a group of people of a particular type

amongst

preposition

mainly literary among

between

adverb

connecting two places

betwixt

preposition

literary between

in-between

adjective

at a point between two other things

mid

preposition

literary among, or in the middle of

midway

adjective

in a position that is halfway between two places

’tween

preposition

literary between

twixt

preposition

old-fashioned between

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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Open Dictionary

sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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