Definition of scenery
- needed a change of scenery
She designed the scenery for the play.
The scenery showed a forest.
We went for a drive to enjoy the scenery.
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: the walls, furniture, trees, etc., that are used on a stage during a play or other performance to show where the action is taking place
: a view of natural features (such as mountains, hills, valleys, etc.) that is pleasing to look at
: the things that can be seen where a person lives, works, etc.
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