Synonyms and Antonyms of atmosphere
1 a special quality or impression associated with something the fireplace and cozy armchairs give the bookstore the atmosphere of a comfortable home Synonyms air, ambience (or ambiance), aroma, aura, climate, flavor, halo, karma, mood, nimbus, note, odor, patina, smell, temper, vibration(s)Related Words aureole (or aureola), mystique, romance; genius loci; feel, feeling, sensation, sense, spirit; attribute, character, characteristic, image, mark, notion, peculiarity, picture, property, trait; color, illusion, overtone, semblance, suggestion, tone
2 the circumstances, conditions, or objects by which one is surrounded liked the quiet and scholarly atmosphere of his prep school Synonyms ambient, environment, climate, clime, context, contexture, environs, medium, milieu, mise-en-scène, setting, surround, surroundings, terrainRelated Words location, place, position, space; backdrop, background; element; situation, status; geography, habitat; microenvironment
Learn More about atmosphere
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up atmosphere? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).