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preposition
  1. 1
    included in a larger group
    1. b.
      used when you are mentioning a particular person or thing in relation to the rest of the group they belong to

      American English synonyms or related words for this sense of among

  2. 2
    within a group
    1. a.
      used for saying what happens within a particular group of people

      American English synonyms or related words for this sense of among

    2. b.
      used for saying that many people in a group have a particular opinion or feeling

      American English synonyms or related words for this sense of among

  3. 4
    in the middle of other people or things
    1. c.
      searching through things

      American English synonyms or related words for this sense of among

phrases

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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old and no longer in good condition

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dead white (European) male

a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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