• あらしの真っ最中に
    • right in the middle of the storm
    • 仕事は今が真っ最中です
    • We are right in the middle of our work.
    • 今が寒い最中です
    • We are in the worst part of the cold season.
    • 暑い最中でも彼女は厚い靴下をはいている
    • She wears thick stockings even in the hottest season.
  1. a wafer cake filled with red (or white) bean jam