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Definition of Among

  • Mixed or mingled; surrounded by.
  • Conjoined, or associated with, or making part of the number of; in the number or class of.
  • Expressing a relation of dispersion, distribution, etc.; also, a relation of reciprocal action.

How to use among in a sentence. Among pronunciation.

I ask him how it came he lived here alone; how it came that he made chairs, he, with brains enough to build great houses or great bridges; how it was that drink and he were such friends; and how he, a Catholic, lived here among us Quakers, so singular, uncompanionable, and severe.
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Demonstration was discouraged, if not forbidden, among the Quakers, and if, to others, it gave a cold and austere manner, in David it tempered to a warm stillness the powerful impulses in him, the rivers of feeling which sometimes roared through his veins.
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It had been chief among the chances he had taken when he entered the high and perilous service of Kaid.
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The cushions among which he sat had come from Constantinople, the rug at his feet from Tiflis, the prayer-rug on the wall from Mecca.
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He would talk with Kald, then go again among them all, and so pass out unsuspected and safe.
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Did they move as dead men among the living, devitalised, vacuous calm?
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A few moments later they were standing among the consuls and officials in the salon.
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I know little of the English, though I know them humane and honest; but my brother, Foorgat Bey, he was much among them, lived much in England, was a friend to many great English.
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Kaid nodded, and leaned back among the cushions.
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Suddenly Kaid sat down again among his cushions.
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Were there, then, among the Christians such holy men as among the Muslims, who saw things before they happened, and read the human mind?
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Were there sorcerers among them, as among the Arabs?
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For who could be trusted among all his slaves and retainers when it was known he was disgraced, and that the Prince Pasha would be happier if Harrik were quiet for ever?
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See to it that I shall be among the singers, and when all have danced and sung, that I shall sing, and be brought before Kaid.
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How did he wake me with his lips upon mine eyes, How did the singers carol-the singers of my soul That nest among the thoughts of my beloved! .
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Among other things, this means that no one owns a United States copyright on or for this work, so the Project (and you!) can copy and distribute it in the United States without permission and without paying copyright royalties.
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Among other things, Defects may take the form of incomplete, inaccurate or corrupt data, transcription errors, a copyright or other intellectual property infringement, a defective or damaged disk or other eBook medium, a computer virus, or computer codes that damage or cannot be read by your equipment.
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Among other things, this requires that you do not remove, alter or modify the eBook or this "small print!" statement.
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Among the tracts opposing the theaters was an anonymous pamphlet entitled 'A Representation of the Impiety and Immorality of the English Stage', a piece which was published early in 1704 and which appeared in three editions before the end of that year.
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Apparently the author hoped to arouse in religious persons a renewed zeal for closing the theaters, for the tract was distributed at the churches as a means of giving it wider circulation among the populace.
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Examples of Among

Example #1
I think it true, and sadly true, that a man with a vice which he is able to satisfy easily and habitually, even as another satisfies a virtue, may give up the wider actions of the world and the possibilities of his life for the pleasure which his one vice gives him, and neither miss nor desire those greater chances of virtue or ambition which he has lost.
Example #2
I feel Soolsby here at times so sharply that it would seem he came again and was in this room, though he is dead and gone.
Example #3
Only Nahoum Pasha had noticed his arrested look, so motionless did he sit; and now, without replying, he bowed gravely and deferentially to Kaid, who rose from the table.
Example #4
He would not have dwelt upon the incident, he would have set it down to the curiosity of a woman of the harem, but that the face looking out was that of an English girl, and peering over her shoulder was the dark, handsome face of an Egyptian or a Turk. Self-control was the habit of his life, the training of his faith, and, as a rule, his face gave little evidence of inner excitement.
Example #5
Now, as he felt the secret joy of these dark spirits surrounding him-Achmet, and High Pasha, who kept saying beneath his breath in thankfulness that it was not his turn, Praise be to God!-as he, felt their secret self-gratulations, and their evil joy over his prospective downfall, he settled himself steadily, made a low salutation to Kaid, and calmly awaited further speech.
Example #6
Whether it was diamond-dust or Achmet's thin thong that stopped the breath, it mattered not; it was sure.