Meaning of SPHERE in English

SPHERE

transcription, транскрипция: [ sfɪə(r) ]

( spheres)

1.

A sphere is an object that is completely round in shape like a ball.

N-COUNT

2.

A sphere of activity or interest is a particular area of activity or interest.

...the sphere of international politics.

...nurses, working in all spheres of the health service.

= field

N-COUNT : usu N of n

3.

A sphere of people is a group of them who are similar in social status or who have the same interests.

...the realities of life outside the government and academic spheres of society.

N-COUNT : usu N of n

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