scene / seen

scene / seen
   Scene is a place or view: The scene of the crime was just outside his window.
   Seen is past tense of see: I have seen that movie three times already.

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  • scene / seen —    Scene is a place or view: The scene of the crime was just outside his window.    Seen is past tense of see: I have seen that movie three times already …   Confused words

  • scene — W2S2 [si:n] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(play/film)¦ 2¦(activities)¦ 3¦(accident/crime)¦ 4¦(view/picture)¦ 5¦(event/situation)¦ 6¦(argument)¦ 7 not be your scene 8 behind the scenes 9 set the scene 10 be/come on the scene …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • scene — [ sin ] noun count *** ▸ 1 part of play/book etc. ▸ 2 view ▸ 3 place where something happens ▸ 4 activity/interest ▸ 5 argument etc. in public ▸ 6 situation ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) a part of a play, book, movie, etc. in which events happen in the same… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • scene — ► NOUN 1) the place where a real or fictional incident occurs or occurred. 2) a view or landscape as seen by a spectator. 3) an incident or representation of an incident of a specified nature: scenes of violence. 4) a sequence of continuous… …   English terms dictionary

  • scene — /seen/, n. 1. the place where some action or event occurs: He returned to the scene of the murder. 2. any view or picture. 3. an incident or situation in real life. 4. an embarrassing outbreak or display of anger, strong feeling, or bad manners:… …   Universalium

  • Scene Event — (SE or SE2k for short, formerly Summer Encounter 1996 2000) is an annually held computer art festival (or demoparty for conveniency) in Denmark. The party was first held in 2000, and has attracted between 150 and 400 demosceners each year from… …   Wikipedia

  • Seen by Scene Communications — is a motion picture production company and marketing firm. The firm was formed in 1947 by Paul Spencer Karr, (1925 1998) who was a producer for NBC in the early days of television and was the producer for Paul Harvey when his show was broadcast… …   Wikipedia

  • scene|let — «SEEN liht», noun. a short scene in a play, motion picture, or the like …   Useful english dictionary

  • scene-steal|er — «SEEN STEE luhr», noun. an actor who seizes all the attention of an audience with his performance …   Useful english dictionary

  • scene|shift|er — «SEEN SHIHF tuhr», noun. a person who shifts and arranges the scenes in a theater …   Useful english dictionary

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