How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"amphi" (on both sides) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
In this sense, it is a word added to another word to form a new word.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "both" or "around" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|The convertible sports amphibian, which can reach up to 100mph on land, uses a jet to propel it through water.|
|Red Rocks Amphitheater centers around two 300-foot-tall rocks that provide a beautiful backdrop for summer concerts.|