Free dictionary and thesaurus of English. Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and more...
Hint: double-click any word to get it searched!



Noun atmosphere has 6 senses
  1. atmosphere, ambiance, ambience - a particular environment or surrounding influence; "there was an atmosphere of excitement"
    --1 is a kind of condition, status
    --1 has particulars:
     genius loci; gloom, gloominess, glumness; miasma; spirit, tone, feel, feeling, flavor, flavour, look, smell; vibe, vibration
  2. standard atmosphere, atmosphere, atm, standard pressure - a unit of pressure: the pressure that will support a column of mercury 760 mm high at sea level and 0 degrees centigrade
    --2 is a kind of pressure unit
    --2 has particulars: STP, s.t.p.
  3. atmosphere, air - the mass of air surrounding the Earth; "there was great heat as the comet entered the atmosphere"; "it was exposed to the air"
    --3 is a kind of region, part
    --3 is a part of Earth, world, globe
    --3 has parts: airspace, air space; ionosphere
    --3 has particulars: airspace
  4. atmosphere, atmospheric state - the weather or climate at some place; "the atmosphere was thick with fog"
    --4 is a kind of weather, weather condition, atmospheric condition
    --4 has particulars:
     air mass; anticyclone; cyclone; fog, fogginess, murk, murkiness
  5. atmosphere - the envelope of gases surrounding any celestial body
    --5 is a kind of
    --5 has part:
     exosphere; mesosphere; stratosphere; thermosphere; troposphere
  6. air, aura, atmosphere - 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"
    --6 is a kind of quality
    --6 has particulars: mystique; note; vibrations
atmometer atmopherre atmos atmosfer atmosfore atmoshpere atmosp atmospher atmosphere atmosphere atmospheres atmospheric atmospheric change atmospheric condition atmospheric electricity atmospheric phenomenon atmospheric pressure

Sponsored (shop thru our affiliate link to help maintain this site):

Home | Free dictionary software | Copyright notice | Contact us | Network & desktop search | Search My Network | LAN Find | Reminder software | Software downloads | WordNet dictionary | Automotive thesaurus