Definitions of Amongst

  1. Expressing a relation of dispersion, distribution, etc.; also, a relation of reciprocal action. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. In or into the midst of; mingled with; in the country or time of. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  3. Mingled or conjoined with. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for Amongst

  1. It wouldn't amount to much split amongst all you fellows, but it's quite a bundle for one man. – The Desire of the Moth; and The Come On by Eugene Manlove Rhodes
  2. She whispered in a kind voice: Do not speak much, my dear Nada, you are too tired; but be quite sure you are amongst friends. – The Intriguers by William Le Queux