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Definitions for milieu
mɪlˈyʊ, mil-; Fr. miˈlyœ; mɪlˈyʊz, mil-; Fr. miˈlyœmi·lieu

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. milieu, surroundings(noun)

    the environmental condition


  1. milieu(Noun)

    A person's social setting or environment.

    Etymology: From milieu.

How to pronounce milieu?

  1. Alex
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How to say milieu in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of milieu in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of milieu in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of milieu in a Sentence

  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Nous nous trouvons parfois debout soit dans le milieu de malentendu malheureux, ou entrer dans totalement involontairement. Maletendus peuvent souvent survenir en raison de notre lecture indue entre les lignes, ou d'entendre les non-dits. parfois, il est prudent d'accepter et de confiance, et de prendre tout à sa valeur nominale; malgré tant de mensonges et de tromperies flagrantes tout autour.

  2. David Schenker:

    The military milieu is one in which the King is most comfortable.

  3. Bob Baer:

    Putting it out there and getting in this milieu and seeding the idea of volunteering for The FBI is a good idea.

  4. Bob Baer:

    The thing with Russian spies is 99 percent of them are walk-ins, and these people make the decision on their own completely, putting it out there and getting in this milieu and seeding the idea of volunteering for The FBI is a good idea.

  5. Eric Hoffer:

    The Paleolithic hunters who painted the unsurpassed animal murals on the ceiling of the cave at Altamira had only rudimentary tools. Art is older than production for use, and play older than work. Man was shaped less by what he had to do than by what he did in playful moments. It is the child in man that is the source of his uniqueness and creativeness, and the playground is the optimal milieu for the unfolding of his capacities.

Images & Illustrations of milieu

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