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n., v. -scaped, -scap•ing,
scene sight view landscape scenery
The noun scene has several meanings.
It can refer to a part of a play, film, or novel.
The scene of an accident or crime is the place where it happened.
You can describe something as a scene of a particular kind when you are giving your impression of the things that are happening there at a particular time.
You use sight to give your impression of the appearance of a particular thing or person.
You can use the plural form sights to refer to the interesting things that there are to see in a particular place.
There are some other nouns that are commonly used to refer to things that people see:
View is used to refer to what you can see from a window or high place.
The landscape is what you can see around you when you are travelling through an area of land. You can use this word whether the area is attractive or not.
Scenery refers to what you see around you in an attractive part of the countryside.
Scenery is an uncountable noun. Don't talk about 'sceneries' or 'a scenery'.
Past participle: landscaped
|Noun||1.||landscape - an expanse of scenery that can be seen in a single view|
scenery - the appearance of a place
|2.||landscape - painting depicting an expanse of natural scenery|
|3.||landscape - a genre of art dealing with the depiction of natural scenery|
genre - a class of art (or artistic endeavor) having a characteristic form or technique
|4.||landscape - an extensive mental viewpoint; "the political landscape looks bleak without a change of administration"; "we changed the landscape for solving the problem of payroll inequity"|
|Verb||1.||landscape - embellish with plants; "Let's landscape the yard"|
adorn, decorate, grace, ornament, embellish, beautify - make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.; "Decorate the room for the party"; "beautify yourself for the special day"
landscape - do landscape gardening; "My sons landscapes for corporations and earns a good living"
|2.||landscape - do landscape gardening; "My sons landscapes for corporations and earns a good living"|
garden - work in the garden; "My hobby is gardening"
landscape - embellish with plants; "Let's landscape the yard"
landscape architecture N → arquitectura f paisajista
landscape format N (Typ, Comput, Phot) → formato m apaisado
in landscape format → en formato apaisado
landscape gardener N → jardinero/a m/f paisajista
landscape gardening N → jardinería f paisajista
landscape painter N → paisajista mf
landscape painting N (= picture) → paisaje m