HyperDic: environs

English > 2 senses of the word environs:
NOUNlocationenvirons, environment, surroundings, surroundthe area in which something exists or lives
locationenvirons, purlieuan outer adjacent area of any place
environs > pronunciation
Soundsihnvay'rahnz
RhymesAleutians ... transactions: 47 rhymes with ahnz...
English > environs: 2 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningThe area in which something exists or lives.
Synonymsenvironment, surroundings, surround
Narrowerambiance, ambienceThe atmosphere of an environment
elementThe most favorable environment for a plant or animal
habitat, home groundThe type of environment in which an organism or group normally lives or occurs
mediumThe surrounding environment
melting potAn environment in which many ideas and races are socially assimilated
partsThe local environment
setting, sceneThe context and environment in which something is set
Broadergeographical area, geographic area, geographical region, geographic regionA demarcated area of the Earth
Spanishambiente, entorno, inmediaciones
Catalanentorn, voltant, volt, volts
English > environs: 2 senses > noun 2, location
MeaningAn outer adjacent area of any place.
Synonympurlieu
Broadergeographical area, geographic area, geographical region, geographic regionA demarcated area of the Earth

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