Environment and Place


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Environment noun – The circumstances, conditions, or objects by which one is surrounded.
Usage example: the joys of growing up in the environment that a small town offers

Place and environment are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Place" instead a noun "Environment".
Nearby Words: environmental, environed, environmentalist, environing, environmentally
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Place noun – The area or space occupied by or intended for something.
Environment and place are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Environment" instead a noun "Place".
Nearby Words: placed, placement, placing, placer, placet
Synonyms for Place

How words are described

ideal ideal environment ideal place
good good environment good place
high high environment high place
physical physical environment physical place
Other adjectives: full, safe, special, particular, better, similar, normal, specific, right, perfect, original, friendly, entire, real, dangerous, bad, cold, peaceful, new, strange, different, magical.

Both words in one sentence

  • The video game environment is just a setting, the case itself could have taken place in any business environment.
  • Buffy takes place in an urban environment, with both the show and series involving the title character protecting a town, while Vampires mostly took place in a rural desert environment.
  • Awkwardly Placed Bathtub This trope happens when a character is shown bathing in a bathtub that is in an environment where a bathtub shouldn't be — usually in a non-private place.
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