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atmosphere

noun (MOOD)    /ˈæt.mə.sfɪər/ US  /-sfɪr/
B1 [S] the character, feeling, or mood of a place or situation: There's a very relaxed atmosphere in our office. There has been an atmosphere of gloom in the factory since it was announced that it would be closing.Conditions and characteristics [U] approving a feeling that a place has of being pleasant and interesting or exciting: You want a restaurant that serves good food but has a bit of atmosphere too. He put on some soft music and turned the lights down in order to give the room a bit more atmosphere.Conditions and characteristics
(Definition of atmosphere noun (MOOD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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