Meaning of CONTEXT in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈkɔntekst ]

n. 1 the parts of something written or spoken that immediately precede and follow a word or passage and clarify its meaning. 2 the circumstances relevant to something under consideration (must be seen in context). øout of context without the surrounding words or circumstances and so not fully understandable. øøcontextual adj. contextualize (also -ise). contextualization n. contextually adv. [ME f. L contextus (as COM-, texere text- weave)]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.