Definitions for Sceneryˈsi nə ri

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

scen•er•yˈsi nə ri(n.)

  1. the general appearance of a place; all the features that give character to a landscape.

  2. hangings, draperies, structures, etc., used on a stage to represent a locale or furnish decorative background.

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Origin of scenery:

1740–50; alter. of scenary, now obs. Anglicized form of scenario , by assimilation of ending to -ery

Princeton's WordNet

  1. scenery, scene(noun)

    the painted structures of a stage set that are intended to suggest a particular locale

    "they worked all night painting the scenery"

  2. scenery(noun)

    the appearance of a place

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. scenery(noun)ˈsi nə ri

    things that are part of nature that you see around you

    mountain scenery; The scenery outside the city was beautiful.

  2. sceneryˈsi nə ri

    the pictures on a stage that show the location of a play

    painted scenery

Wiktionary

  1. scenery(Noun)

    View, natural features, landscape.

  2. scenery(Noun)

    Stage backdrops, property and other items on a stage that give the impression of the location of the scene.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scenery(noun)

    assemblage of scenes; the paintings and hangings representing the scenes of a play; the disposition and arrangement of the scenes in which the action of a play, poem, etc., is laid; representation of place of action or occurence

  2. Scenery(noun)

    sum of scenes or views; general aspect, as regards variety and beauty or the reverse, in a landscape; combination of natural views, as woods, hills, etc


Translations for Scenery

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

scenery(noun)

the painted background for a play etc on a stage

The scenery looked rather shabby.

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