Noun Definition


1.Definition: a consecutive series of pictures that constitutes a unit of action in a film

Related Noun(s):shot

Category: General

2.Definition: a display of bad temper

"He had a fit", "She threw a tantrum", "He made a scene"

Related Noun(s):conniption, fit, tantrum

Category: General

3.Definition: a situation treated as an observable object

"The political picture is favorable", "The religious scene in England has changed in the last century"

Related Noun(s):picture

Category: General

4.Definition: a subdivision of an act of a play

"The first act has three scenes"

Category: General

5.Definition: an incident (real or imaginary)

"Their parting was a sad scene"

Category: General

6.Definition: graphic art consisting of the graphic or photographic representation of a visual percept

"He painted scenes from everyday life", "Figure 2 shows photographic and schematic views of the equipment"

Related Noun(s):view

Category: Objects

7.Definition: the context and environment in which something is set

Related Noun(s):setting

Category: Places

8.Definition: the painted structures of a stage set that are intended to suggest a particular locale

"They worked all night painting the scenery"

Related Noun(s):scenery

Category: Objects

9.Definition: the place where some action occurs

"The police returned to the scene of the crime"

Category: Places

10.Definition: the visual percept of a region

Related Noun(s):aspect, panorama, prospect, view, vista

Category: General