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in the midst

1. Also, in one's midst. Surrounded by, among, as in I saw a familiar face in the midst of the crowd, or To think there was a Nobel Prize winner in our midst! [c. 1500s]
2. See in the middle of, def. 1.
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Paul seems to be defending his decision not to come to see the Corinthians again, apparently because of the pain that it could cause everyone in the midst of conflict.
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