- The definition of amid is a location of a person or thing that is in the middle of something.
An example of being amid is when one is in the middle of a very noisy place.
- Amid defines the action of a person or thing in relation to something happening.
An example of amid is two people out fishing while in a rainstorm.
An old building amid fall leaves.
amid- definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Middle English amidde ; from on middan ; from on, at plush middan, middle
amid- definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Middle English : a-, in; see a-2 + mid, middle (from Old English midde, middle; see medhyo- in Indo-European roots).
Variant of amido-
Origin: ; from amide