Circumstances noun – Your overall circumstances or condition in life (including everything that happens to you). Lifestyle and circumstances are semantically related. in financial position topic. In some cases you can use "Lifestyle" instead a noun "Circumstances".
He eventually becomes a delinquent and gang leader out of pure grief; but when circumstances (and the messianic intervention of a certain professor) give him a second chance to came back, he willingly and gleefully abandons the thug lifestyle.