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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 among /əˈmʌŋ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 A·mong A·mongst prep.
 1. Mixed or mingled; surrounded by.
 They heard,
 And from his presence hid themselves among
 The thickest trees.   --Milton.
 2. Conjoined, or associated with, or making part of the number of; in the number or class of.
    Blessed art thou among women.   --Luke i. 28.
 3. Expressing a relation of dispersion, distribution, etc.; also, a relation of reciprocal action.
    What news among the merchants?   --Shak.
    Human sacrifices were practiced among them.   --Hume.
    Divide that gold amongst you.   --Marlowe.
    Whether they quarreled among themselves, or with their neighbors.   --Addison.
 Syn: -- Amidst; between. See Amidst, Between.