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A landscape
“It depicts a beach scene outside The Hague with a boat setting off into a stormy sea.”
A public display of emotion or anger
“Kayla yelped in shock and embarrassment at the scene they were displaying to innocent bystanders.”
A specified area of activity or interest
“The political scene in India has changed beyond recognition since my return.”
The place where an incident in real life or fiction occurs or occurred
“The equipment will therefore be used at the scene of any major incident, such as road or rail crashes involving many injured people.”
An incident of a specified nature
“A young mother is being treated in hospital after becoming a human fireball in a horrifying scene outside her home.”
A subdivision of an act of a play in which the time is continuous and the setting fixed and which does not usually involve a change of characters
“There was only really one fault with this production, the change from scene three to four.”
A sequence of continuous action in a play, film, opera, or book
“The cameraman would film the scene and take the shot back to the laboratory to check it and then he would re-shoot it again.”
Position with regard to conditions and circumstances
“… one of the leading figures in the current political scene.”
Part of a dramatic performance
“The opening scene.”
“Tapestries and shields adorned the wall, setting the scene for the conference.”
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