Thesaurus

milieus

noun
variants: or milieux
plural of milieu

Synonyms of milieus

the circumstances, conditions, or objects by which one is surrounded
  • young, innovative artists thrive in the freewheeling milieu that a big city offers

Synonyms for milieus

Words Related to milieus

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about milieus

Cite this Entry

“Milieus.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/milieus. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on milieus

Nglish: Translation of milieus for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of milieus for Arabic Speakers

Comments on milieus

What made you want to look up milieus? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

July 2020 Words of the Day Quiz

  • papercraft sunset
  • Which is a synonym of mien?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!