Scene and Scenery


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Scene noun – The place and time in which the action for a portion of a dramatic work (as a movie) is set.
Usage example: the first scene was the kitchen of a fancy restaurant during dinner

Scenery is a synonym for scene in art topic. In some cases you can use "Scenery" instead a noun "Scene", when it comes to topics like landscape, terrain, performing arts, setting of a performance or event. popular alternative
Nearby Words: scenery, scenic
Synonyms for Scene


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Scenery noun – The array of painted backgrounds and furnishings used to establish the setting in a stage production.
Usage example: the musical was worth seeing just for the elaborate scenery

Scene is a synonym for scenery in art topic. You can use "Scene" instead a noun "Scenery", if it concerns topics such as terrain, panorama, performing arts. popular alternative
Nearby Words: scene, scenic
Synonyms for Scenery

How words are described

full full scene full scenery
special special scene special scenery
long long scene long scenery
certain certain scene certain scenery
Other adjectives: original, actual, little, tense, random, bizarre, different, iconic.
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