Definition of scene :
1. A landscape, or part of a landscape; scenery.
2. An assemblage of objects presented to the view at once; a series of actions and events exhibited in their connection; a spectacle; a show; an exhibition; a view.
3. An exhibition of passionate or strong feeling before others; often, an artifical or affected action, or course of action, done for effect; a theatrical display.
4. The decorations and fittings of a stage, representing the place in which the action is supposed to go on; one of the slides, or other devices, used to give an appearance of reality to the action of a play; as, to paint scenes; to shift the scenes; to go behind the scenes.
5. The place, time, circumstance, etc., in which anything occurs, or in which the action of a story, play, or the like, is laid; surroundings amid which anything is set before the imagination; place of occurrence, exhibition, or action.
6. The structure on which a spectacle or play is exhibited; the part of a theater in which the acting is done, with its adjuncts and decorations; the stage.
7. To exhibit as a scene; to make a scene of; to display.
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drama (part of speech: noun)
characterization, mystery, mime, panorama, improvisational drama, spectacle, excitement, pantomime, pageant, rendering, teleplay, drama, variety, skit, art, production, choreography, vaudeville, show, comedy, burlesque, ballet, suspense, theater, presentation, tragedy, improvisation, Broadway, melodrama
location (part of speech: noun)
situation (part of speech: noun)
configuration, style, ambience, circumstance, state, modality, position, environment, situation, layout, spot, condition, mode, disposition, arrangement, post, placement, quality, site, standing, property, formation, station, aspect, location, status
drawing (part of speech: noun)
- Do I really remember the little scene? - "The Promised Land", Mary Antin.
- And as I laughed too- for really it was most absurd- it was as good as a scene in a play. - "Love, The Fiddler", Lloyd Osbourne.
- It was a great scene. - "The Beckoning Hand and Other Stories The Beckoning Hand--Lucretia--The Third Time--The Gold Wulfric--My Uncle's Will--The Two Carnegies--Olga Davidoff's Husband--John Cann's Treasure--Isaline and I--Professor Milliter's Dilemma--In Strict Confidence--The ", Grant Allen.