ambiance

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French ambiance

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈɒ̃m.bi.ɑ̃s/, /ˈæm.bi.əns/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈæm.bi.əns/, ˈɑm.bi.ɑns/

Noun[edit]

ambiance (plural ambiances)

  1. A particular mood or atmosphere of an environment or surrounding influence.
  2. (computer graphics, 3D models) A secondary color of a polygon that becomes more pronounced with shading.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ambiant +‎ -ance

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ambiance f (plural ambiances)

  1. ambiance, atmosphere

Verb[edit]

ambiance

  1. first-person singular present indicative of ambiancer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of ambiancer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of ambiancer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of ambiancer
  5. second-person singular imperative of ambiancer