Example sentences for: amidst

How can you use “amidst” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • S ome people visit Budapest to pursue a special interest and happily spend their holiday in thermal pools amidst ancient Roman remains.

  • There is a long amiable letter to the young Lafayette in 1779, in which Washington, in a giddy mood, drifts into a reverie about competing for Lafayette's young wife with Lafayette himself--a funny bit of teasing, followed abruptly by a rueful reassurance, worthy of Stendhal himself, that "amidst all the wonders recorded in holy writ no instance can be produced where a Woman from real inclination has preferred an old man."

  • It might pass for deserted, if not for the peacocks and pheasants who inhabit the botanical gardens, and the visitors strolling amidst the palms and rhododendrons.

  • As you look at this sad-eyed page of agate type amidst your grief, you find yourself deciding that this is not a moment for creative writing.

  • Sitting high above the river, amidst the rambling hills of the Serra do Marão, it is an excellent place to relax.


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