Part of speech:
All recorded events of the past
A painted cloth hung at the back of a stage set.
The general set of conditions or circumstances:
A structure, usually rigid, serving to hold the parts of something together or to support something constructed or stretched over or around it
Education is defined as the process of gaining knowledge.
Activity that includes training, observation of practice, and personal participation
An action done to prepare for something, especially for an event or undertaking:
Act of raising young.
A former period of someone's life kept secret or thought to be shameful:
The time, place, environment, and surrounding circumstances of an event, story, play, etc.
Knowledge is defined as what is learned, understood or aware of.
The definition of antecedent is something that happened before.
The definition of circumstantial is something that is less important, or something with a full account of details.
Relating to or concerned with the impact of human activities on the natural environment:
The definition of incidental is an unintended consequence of something, or a related but unimportant part.
Not readily noticeable.
The definition of situational is a person or thing in regards to surroundings or circumstances.
That which accompanies; something that attends as a circumstance, or which is added to give greater completeness to the principal thing, or by way of ornament, or for the sake of symmetry.
A pervading or surrounding influence or spirit; general mood or social environment
Culture is defined as a high degree of taste, knowledge and interest in arts, literature and other scholarly fields.
A space, indoor or outdoor and natural or man-made (as in "designed landscape")
Lineage is defined as the descendants of a common ancestor.
Music stimulates the areas of the brain that are responsible for your thinking, planning, and analyzing, thereby improving your organizational skills and making you more capable of handling challenging math problems.
Priority as because of superiority in rank
The back or hind part of something
A romantic partner with whom one begins a relationship (the relationship one begins) for the sake of getting over a previous, recently-ended romantic relationship.
A prospective or expected condition, especially one considered with regard to growth, advancement, or development:
The definition of foreground is the area that is closest to the viewer.
Past events surrounding a person or thing
(Computers) The area of a display screen where images, windows, icons and other graphical items appear.
(computer science) the area of the screen in graphical user interfaces against which icons and windows appear
information that is essential to understanding a situation or problem
In point lace, the net of small meshes upon which the embroidered pattern is applied.
extraneous signals that can be confused with the phenomenon to be observed or measured
The extent of a given activity or subject that is involved, treated, or relevant:
(Figuratively) The foreseeable future. Chiefly in the phrase in the offing.
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