1. [ noun ] the totality of surrounding conditions

"he longed for the comfortable environment of his livingroom"

Related terms: situation sphere home context milieu setting street ecology surround
2. [ noun ] (geography) the area in which something exists or lives
Synonyms: surroundings environs surround

: "the country--the flat agricultural surround"

Related terms: geographical_area setting medium parts habitat melting_pot element ambiance surround wall
Similar spelling:   environmental