Ambience - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈæmbiəns|  American pronunciation of the word ambience
Brit.  |ˈambɪəns|  British pronunciation of the word ambience

noun

- a particular environment or surrounding influence (syn: ambiance, atmosphere)
- the atmosphere of an environment (syn: ambiance)

Examples

the ambience of a tropical island

...the exurb has the unmistakable ambience of old money...

The restaurant's new owners have created a welcoming ambience.

...the restaurant's sophisticated menu consorts seamlessly with its sleek, modern ambience...

...aromatic flowers can add greatly to the ambience of a room...

Word forms

noun
singular: ambience
plural: ambiences
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