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Physical SurroundednessPlay
Use 'amid' when something is physically enveloped by things or space. SlideNestled amid towering trees, the cottage seemed a world apart.
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Figurative UsagePlay
'Amid' can describe being in the thick of abstract situations or emotions. SlideStanding amid mounting pressure, she maintained her composure.
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Use 'amid' to highlight something unexpected in a particular context or setting. SlideA single red rose bloomed amid the snow-covered field.