Associations to the word «Atmosphere»


ATMOSPHERE, noun. The gases surrounding the Earth or any astronomical body.
ATMOSPHERE, noun. The air in a particular place.
ATMOSPHERE, noun. The mood or feeling in a situation.
ATMOSPHERE, noun. A unit of measurement for pressure (symbol: atm)

Dictionary definition

ATMOSPHERE, noun. A particular environment or surrounding influence; "there was an atmosphere of excitement".
ATMOSPHERE, noun. A unit of pressure: the pressure that will support a column of mercury 760 mm high at sea level and 0 degrees centigrade.
ATMOSPHERE, noun. The mass of air surrounding the Earth; "there was great heat as the comet entered the atmosphere"; "it was exposed to the air".
ATMOSPHERE, noun. The weather or climate at some place; "the atmosphere was thick with fog".
ATMOSPHERE, noun. The envelope of gases surrounding any celestial body.
ATMOSPHERE, noun. 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".

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John Locke