scenes

plural of scene
1
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

Synonyms & Similar Words

Relevance
2
3
as in situations
position with regard to conditions and circumstances one of the leading figures in the current political scene

Synonyms & Similar Words

4
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

Synonyms & Similar Words

Thesaurus Entries Near scenes

Cite this Entry

“Scenes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scenes. Accessed 27 May. 2024.

More from Merriam-Webster on scenes

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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