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Meaning & Definition of Atmosphere in English

English

Atmosphere

/ætməsfɪr/

noun

1. A particular environment or surrounding influence

  • "There was an atmosphere of excitement"
    synonym:
  • atmosphere
  • ,
  • ambiance
  • ,
  • ambience

2. A unit of pressure: the pressure that will support a column of mercury 760 mm high at sea level and 0 degrees centigrade

    synonym:
  • standard atmosphere
  • ,
  • atmosphere
  • ,
  • atm
  • ,
  • standard pressure

3. The mass of air surrounding the earth

  • "There was great heat as the comet entered the atmosphere"
  • "It was exposed to the air"
    synonym:
  • atmosphere
  • ,
  • air

4. The weather or climate at some place

  • "The atmosphere was thick with fog"
    synonym:
  • atmosphere
  • ,
  • atmospheric state

5. The envelope of gases surrounding any celestial body

    synonym:
  • atmosphere

6. A distinctive but intangible quality surrounding a person or thing

  • "An air of mystery"
  • "The house had a neglected air"
  • "An atmosphere of defeat pervaded the candidate's headquarters"
  • "The place had an aura of romance"
    synonym:
  • air
  • ,
  • aura
  • ,
  • atmosphere

Examples of using

The hotel has a pleasant atmosphere.
The moon has no atmosphere.
This is a term used to describe the warming of the earth, due to growing amounts of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.