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a love scene
the opening scene of Macbeth
We have to shoot this scene today.
She stood in the doorway surveying the scene.
paintings that depict scenes of country life
the scene of the crime/accident/attack
The paramedics will be at the scene within a few minutes.
Picture a peaceful scene and try to relax.
Eyewitness reports describe a scene of desolation.
He is an important figure on the political scene.
the music/rave/dance scene
Stop making such a scene!
There's a bad scene at home right now.
a band that first came on the scene in the 1980s
These agreements have been drafted by officials behind the scenes.
He prefers to work behind the scenes as a director.
Camping isn't my scene.
These findings have set the scene for further debate on the system.
Let me just set the scene by telling you a little about the school.
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the design of buildings or public spaces in a way which discourages people from touching, climbing or sitting on them …
the system of trade unions, or the principles on which trade unions are based
a situation in which a country's armed forces are physically present in an area of conflict …
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Definition of scene from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.