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atmosphere

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1 a special quality or impression associated with something
  • the fireplace and cozy armchairs give the bookstore the atmosphere of a comfortable home

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2 the circumstances, conditions, or objects by which one is surrounded
  • liked the quiet and scholarly atmosphere of his prep school

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The first known use of atmosphere was in 1638

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“Atmosphere.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/atmosphere. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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