Amongst meaning

əmuŋst
The definition of amongst is being with other things, typically more than two, or being within a group.

One of ten chores that you need to do is an example of one chore amongst many.

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Denotes a mingling or intermixing with distinct or separable objects. See usage note at amidst.
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Origin of amongst

  • amongs +‎ -t (“(excrescent)”), from among +‎ -s (“(genitive)”); surface analysis is st. Root among from Old English ongemang, from on (“in”) + gemang (“assemblage, mingling”).
    From Wiktionary