Scene

What is Scene ?

Scene is (noun) 1. a short part of a play or film Did you like the scene where he is trying to climb up the skyscraper? It was one of the funniest scenes I have ever seen. 2. behind the scenes without being obvious, without many people knowing She helped her mother a lot behind the scenes. 3. a place where something has happened The fire brigade were on the scene very quickly. It took the ambulance ten minutes to get to the scene of the accident. A photographer was at the scene to record the ceremony. 4. a gen- eral area in which something happens The British political scene has changed radically over the last twelve months. He’s king of the pop music scene. it’s not my scene it’s not the sort of thing I usually do or like 5. a view He took a photo of the scene from the hotel window. 6. a display of angry emotion She made a terrible scene when she discov- ered the truth. I can’t stand it when people make scenes.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level