DictionaryThesaurusScrabbleExamplesQuiz

circumstances meaning

EN[ˈsɝkəmstænsɪz]
US
  • NounBFcircumstancePREcircum-
    1. plural of circumstance.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Much depends here on how persuasive you find the entailments that Oldstone-Moore draws between historical circumstances and barbal fashions.
        • Any literatesque character may be described in literature under any circumstances which exhibit its literatesqueness.
        • here was another noticeable circumstance that shed light on human nature and Grim's knowledge of it. ‎
      2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
        • Circumstances arose that warranted the use of lethal force. ‎

    Meaning of circumstances for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "circumstances" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Noun forms
          • Noun plural forms
      Difficultness: Level 1
      12345678910
      Easy     ➨     Difficult
      Definiteness: Level 1
      12345678910
      Definite    ➨     Versatile

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en circumstance
      2. en circumstanced
      3. en circumstaunce
      4. fr circonstances
      5. en circumstant
      0.108