adjective at·mo·spher·ic \ˌat-mə-ˈsfir-ik, -ˈsfer-\

: of or relating to the atmosphere of the Earth or another planet

: creating a pleasant or exciting mood or feeling

Full Definition of ATMOSPHERIC

a :  of, relating to, or occurring in the atmosphere <atmospheric dust>
b :  resembling the atmosphere :  airy
:  having, marked by, or contributing aesthetic or emotional atmosphere <an atmospheric inn>; also :  marked by an emphasis on impression or tone
at·mo·spher·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

First Known Use of ATMOSPHERIC

circa 1735


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