Area and Sphere


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Area noun – A region of activity, knowledge, or influence.
Usage example: a top researcher in the area of human genetics

Sphere is a synonym for area in field topic. In some cases you can use "Sphere" instead the word "Area" as a noun or an adjective, when it comes to topics like realm, range, region, thing. popular alternative
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Sphere noun – A particular environment or walk of life.
Usage example: his social sphere is limited

Area is a synonym for sphere in field topic. You can use "Area" instead the word "Sphere" as a noun or an adjective, if it concerns topics such as realm, course, place, domain. popular alternative
Nearby Words: spherical, sphered, spheric, spheral, spherically
Synonyms for Sphere

How words are described

full full area full sphere
special special area special sphere
public public area public sphere
green green area green sphere
Other adjectives: single, small, powerful, entire, massive, large, big, huge, tiny, dark, new, grey, larger, smaller, last, different, said.

Both words in one sentence

  • Videogame / Portal Stories: Mel Morton's Fork: In one area, you have a choice of either the stairs or an elevator to get to the sphere exit as the sphere itself begins to flood/fall apart.
  • Dyson Sphere Considering that the Forerunners were an interstellar empire ruling over a countless number of less-advanced sentient species, it's understandable that they felt like they would need a lot of room (a Dyson sphere that size would have over fifteen trillion times the surface area of Earth).
    Source: Dyson Sphere
  • Sphere of Destruction The plot catalyst of the early Justice League episode "Legends" is a dimensional rift that carves a perfect sphere out of the surrounding area and dumps more than half the team in a Retro Universe.
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