Meaning of CONTEXT in English

CONTEXT

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 v.tr. (also -ise). contextualization n. contextually adv. [ME f. L contextus (as COM-, texere text- weave)]

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