plural of scene
as in settings
the place and time in which the action for a portion of a dramatic work (as a movie) is set the first scene was the kitchen of a fancy restaurant during dinner

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as in situations
position with regard to conditions and circumstances one of the leading figures in the current political scene

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as in sceneries
the array of painted backgrounds and furnishings used to establish the setting in a stage production helped build and paint scenes for the school play

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“Scenes.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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