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in between

In an intermediate place, position, or situation. My fiancé and my best friend had a falling out, and unfortunately, I found myself caught in between.
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in between

located in the middle of two things, states, or possibilities. The bath water is not hot or cold. It's in between. A sandwich consists of two slices of bread with some other food in between.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

in between

In an intermediate situation, as in My roommates disagreed and I was caught in between. [Late 1500s]
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer. Copyright © 2003, 1997 by The Christine Ammer 1992 Trust. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

in beˈtween

neither one thing nor another, but having some qualities of both; between two states, kinds, sizes, etc: ‘Would you call this dress green or blue?’ ‘I’d say it was in between.’
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in between

In an intermediate situation: My roommates disagreed and I was caught in between.
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American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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