Share this entry

Share this page

milieu

Saltos de línea: mi¦lieu
Pronunciación: /ˈmiːljəː
 
, mɪˈljəː
 
/

Definición de milieu en inglés:

sustantivo (plural milieux or milieus pronounced igual or /-ljəːz/)

A person’s social environment: Gregory came from the same aristocratic milieu as Sidonius
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Instead Schodt recreates the social and cultural milieus that surrounded MacDonald at various stages of his life.
  • Alcoholism is so widespread here that it has a spiralling effect on the social milieu of the State.
  • Joyce used his own life and the social milieu of Dublin through which he took an imaginary walk every day of his exiled life.
Sinónimos

Origen

mid 19th century: French, from mi 'mid' + lieu 'place'.

Words that rhyme with milieu

Richelieu

Definición de milieu en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día tenebrous
Pronunciación: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure