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scenerynoun [U]

 us   /ˈsi·nə·ri/
  • scenery noun [U] (COUNTRYSIDE)

the general appearance of natural surroundings, esp. when these are beautiful: We stopped at the top of the hill to admire the scenery.
  • scenery noun [U] (THEATER)

the painted backgrounds used on a theater stage to represent the place where the action is
(Definition of scenery from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"scenery" in British English

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scenerynoun [U]

uk   /ˈsiː.nər.i/  us   /ˈsiː.nɚ.i/
  • scenery noun [U] (COUNTRYSIDE)

B1 the general appearance of the natural environment, especially when it is beautiful: beautiful/breathtaking/spectacular scenery They stopped at the top of the hill to admire the scenery.

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  • scenery noun [U] (THEATRE)

the large painted pictures used on a theatre stage to represent the place where the action is
(Definition of scenery from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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