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Another word for surroundings

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Noun
  1. A surrounding area

      1. The state of being near in space or relationship; proximity:
      2. A nearby, surrounding, or adjoining region; a neighborhood.
      3. An approximate degree or amount:
      1. A subdivision or district of a city or town under the jurisdiction of or patrolled by a specific unit of its police force.
      2. The police station situated in and having jurisdiction over such a district.
      3. An election district of a city or town.
      1. A district or area with distinctive characteristics:
      2. The people who live near one another or in a particular district or area:
      3. The surrounding area; vicinity:
      1. A particular neighborhood, place, or district:
      2. The fact or quality of having position in space.
      1. A place, especially with reference to a particular event:
      2. The scene or setting, as of a novel.
      1. A surrounding area, especially of a city.
      2. Surroundings; environment.
      1. The totality of the natural world, often excluding humans:
      2. A subset of the natural world; an ecosystem:
      3. The combination of external physical conditions that affect and influence the growth, development, behavior, and survival of organisms:
  2. The totality of surrounding conditions and circumstances affecting growth or development

      1. The earth, especially together with the life it supports:
      2. The universe:
      3. Humankind considered as social beings; human society:
      1. An environment or a setting.
      1. Something, such as an intermediate course of action, that occupies a position or represents a condition midway between extremes.
      2. An intervening substance through which something else is transmitted or carried on.
      3. An agency by which something is accomplished, conveyed, or transferred:
      1. The totality of the natural world, often excluding humans:
      2. A subset of the natural world; an ecosystem:
      3. The combination of external physical conditions that affect and influence the growth, development, behavior, and survival of organisms:
      1. The meteorological conditions, including temperature, precipitation, and wind, that characteristically prevail in a particular region.
      2. A region of the earth having particular meteorological conditions:
      3. A prevailing condition or set of attitudes in human affairs:
      1. The gaseous mass or envelope surrounding a celestial body, especially the one surrounding the earth, and retained by the celestial body's gravitational field.
      2. The air or climate in a specific place.
      3. A unit of pressure equal to the air pressure at sea level. It equals the amount of pressure that will support a column of mercury 760 millimeters high at 0 degrees Celsius under standard gravity, or 14.7 pounds per square inch (1.01325 × 105 pascals).
      1. The special atmosphere or mood created by a particular environment:

Another word for surroundings

Noun
      1. The state of being near in space or relationship; proximity:
      2. A nearby, surrounding, or adjoining region; a neighborhood.
      3. An approximate degree or amount:
      1. A surrounding area, especially of a city.
      2. Surroundings; environment.
      1. The position, direction, or way in which something, such as an automatic control, is set.
      2. The context and environment in which a situation is set; the background.
      3. The time, place, and circumstances in which a narrative, drama, or film takes place.
    See also:

    environment