What does the word Amid mean?

Usage examples for Amid

  1. Now, let us listen to the conversation, and try, amid all that chaos, to discover its subject and purport. – San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams by Charles Paul de Kock
  2. Because I will not, woman should be sin Amid man's life. – Emblems Of Love by Lascelles Abercrombie
  3. It seemed, amid the homes of the dead, to be twice as tall as before. – A Mummer's Tale by Anatole France