Antonyms
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1. scene

noun. ['ˈsiːn'] an incident (real or imaginary).

Antonyms

  • dullness

Etymology

  • scene (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • scaena (Latin)

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How do you pronounce scene?

Pronounce scene as sin.

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Example sentences of the word scene


1. Noun, singular or mass
Recreate the scene of how you met or where you proposed to your wife.

Quotes containing the word scene


1. Humor is so important to the American scene throughout history.
- Bob Newhart

2. It is the function of art to renew our perception. What we are familiar with we cease to see. The writer shakes up the familiar scene, and, as if by magic, we see a new meaning in it.
- Anais Nin

3. Real art is basic emotion. If a scene is handled with simplicity - and I don't mean simple - it'll be good, and the public will know it.
- John Wayne

2. scene

noun. ['ˈsiːn'] the place where some action occurs.

Synonyms

  • shadow
  • area
  • locus
  • country
  • locale
  • light
  • stage
  • field of honor
  • darkness
  • dark

Antonyms

  • black
  • chaste
  • fatty
  • well

Etymology

  • scene (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • scaena (Latin)

3. scene

noun. ['ˈsiːn'] the visual percept of a region.

Synonyms

  • prospect
  • background
  • side view
  • visual percept
  • exposure
  • view
  • vista
  • glimpse
  • coast
  • tableau
  • aspect
  • ground
  • middle distance
  • panorama
  • foreground

Antonyms

  • unfasten
  • figure
  • background
  • play down

Etymology

  • scene (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • scaena (Latin)

4. scene

noun. ['ˈsiːn'] a consecutive series of pictures that constitutes a unit of action in a film.

Synonyms

  • photograph
  • outtake
  • moving-picture show
  • picture
  • exposure
  • film
  • motion picture
  • flick
  • pic
  • moving picture
  • movie
  • motion-picture show
  • shot
  • picture show

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • colorless
  • brighten
  • precede

Etymology

  • scene (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • scaena (Latin)

5. scene

noun. ['ˈsiːn'] a subdivision of an act of a play.

Synonyms

  • dramatic work
  • act

Antonyms

  • urban area
  • dark
  • bright

Etymology

  • scene (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • scaena (Latin)

6. scene

noun. ['ˈsiːn'] a situation treated as an observable object.

Synonyms

  • state of affairs
  • picture

Antonyms

  • sufficient
  • stressed
  • heavy-footed

Etymology

  • scene (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • scaena (Latin)

7. scene

noun. ['ˈsiːn'] graphic art consisting of the graphic or photographic representation of a visual percept.

Synonyms

  • subject
  • depicted object
  • view
  • graphic art

Antonyms

  • play up
  • foreground
  • invulnerability
  • safety

Etymology

  • scene (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • scaena (Latin)

8. scene

noun. ['ˈsiːn'] a display of bad temper.

Synonyms

  • bad temper
  • conniption
  • fit
  • tantrum

Antonyms

  • serious
  • significant
  • intemperate
  • compact

Etymology

  • scene (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • scaena (Latin)

9. scene

noun. ['ˈsiːn'] the context and environment in which something is set.

Synonyms

  • surround
  • surroundings
  • setting
  • environment
  • environs

Antonyms

  • extinguish
  • darken
  • ascend
  • rise

Etymology

  • scene (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • scaena (Latin)

10. scene

noun. ['ˈsiːn'] the painted structures of a stage set that are intended to suggest a particular locale.

Synonyms

  • backcloth
  • masking
  • background
  • masking piece
  • set piece
  • flat
  • backdrop
  • stage set
  • scenery

Antonyms

  • respect
  • exclude
  • disrespect
  • disesteem

Etymology

  • scene (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • scaena (Latin)
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