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Synonyms for environment
ɛnˈvaɪ rən mənt, -ˈvaɪ ərn-en·vi·ron·ment

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Princeton's WordNet2.7 / 6 votes

  1. environmentnoun

    the totality of surrounding conditions

    "he longed for the comfortable environment of his living room"

    surround, surroundings, environs

  2. environment, environs, surroundings, surroundnoun

    the area in which something exists or lives

    "the country--the flat agricultural surround"

    surround, milieu, purlieu, surroundings, environs

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Editors Contribution2.2 / 5 votes

  1. atmosphere

    means the background and environment

    Submitted by JP03 on October 23, 2014  

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words2.3 / 3 votes

  1. environmentnoun

    conditions, entourage

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  1. Stanford University.Linda Darling-Hammond:

    Build the social services around them so that they don't have to become social workers and counselors and everything, we need to conceptualize a very supportive school environment that is going to be very different than the environment that many schools had pre-pandemic.

  2. Kwesi Adofo-Mensah:

    He understands what is critical to leading a team that wins at the highest level, and he has an ability to simplify the complex, which will help us in problem solving in all football areas, he is a genuinely positive person who will help create a high-energy internal environment.

  3. John Gibbs:

    Businesses must make a concerted effort to hire and promote women who may or may not be up to par with their male counterparts, in addition, the chemistry of having women in a masculine environment may reduce business cohesiveness and productivity from what it might have been otherwise( this is especially true of the military, although by no means limited to it). Needless to say all these things subtract from a team's effort to produce efficiently.

  4. Nancy Pelosi:

    It created an environment in which violence took place.

  5. Philippe Gijsels:

    More deals are likely to come as companies look for synergies and cost efficiencies. This is an additional bonus for a relatively defensive sector in the current market environment.

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