smack dab in the middle

Smack dab in the middle is a phrase used for being in the middle of something, but in a very obvious way. If you or something is smack dab in the middle, it means it is a very obvious object or place in the middle of two things or places. A person can also be smack dab in the middle where you may be in the middle of two people literally or figuratively. Figuratively might mean you are between two people who are arguing as you are friends with both of them.