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 scene scene

noun

  • () the place where some action occurs  ( scene )
    the place where some action occurs
     the police returned to the scene of the crime
    the police returned to the scene of the crime
  • () an incident (real or imaginary)  ( scene )
    an incident (real or imaginary)
     their parting was a sad scene
    their parting was a sad scene
  • () the visual percept of a region  ( panorama, prospect, vista, aspect, view, scene )
    the visual percept of a region
     the most desirable feature of the park are the beautiful views
    the most desirable feature of the park are the beautiful views
  • () a consecutive series of pictures that constitutes a unit of action in a film  ( shot, scene )
    a consecutive series of pictures that constitutes a unit of action in a film
  • () a subdivision of an act of a play  ( scene )
    a subdivision of an act of a play
     the first act has three scenes
    the first act has three scenes
  • () a situation treated as an observable object  ( scene, picture )
    a situation treated as an observable object
     the political picture is favorable
    the political picture is favorable
     the religious scene in England has changed in the last century
    the religious scene in England has changed in the last century
  • () graphic art consisting of the graphic or photographic representation of a visual percept  ( scene, view )
    graphic art consisting of the graphic or photographic representation of a visual percept
     he painted scenes from everyday life
    he painted scenes from everyday life
     figure 2 shows photographic and schematic views of the equipment
    figure 2 shows photographic and schematic views of the equipment
  • () a display of bad temper  ( conniption, scene, tantrum, fit )
    a display of bad temper
     he had a fit
    he had a fit
     she threw a tantrum
    she threw a tantrum
     he made a scene
    he made a scene
  • the painted structures of a stage set that are intended to suggest a particular locale  ( scene, scenery )
    the painted structures of a stage set that are intended to suggest a particular locale
     they worked all night painting the scenery
    they worked all night painting the scenery
  • the context and environment in which something is set  ( scene, setting )
    the context and environment in which something is set
     the perfect setting for a ghost story
    the perfect setting for a ghost story