the mood, character, quality, tone, atmosphere, etc., particularly of an environment or milieu: The restaurant had a delightful ambiance.
that which surrounds or encompasses; environment.
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How to use ambiance in a sentence
At least 100 canaries had been brought in to add some cheery chirping to the ambiance, and they were suspended in cages over the frigid dance floor, where 3,000 guests shivered in overcoats and hats.Not all presidents’ dance skills are created equal | Bonnie Berkowitz, Joanne Lee | January 21, 2021 | Washington Post
This bedside light offers a great ambiance to calm the body and mind, but cannot be used as a bedside reading lamp.
How aromatherapy, lighting, and sound can make a bath more relaxingOne of the biggest differences between your bathtub and a spa is the ambiance.To take the most relaxing bath ever, add some healthy tips | Rachel Feltman | January 3, 2021 | Popular-Science
A fragrant candle affects the ambiance of your space subtly but intimately, shifting your mood based on scent alone.Looking for a small gift idea? Try one of these scented candles | PopSci Commerce Team | September 29, 2020 | Popular-Science
This is a more relaxed LGBTQ atmosphere with craft cocktails, theme nights, and a chill ambiance.
Instead, the writers had to rely on visual cues and ambiance.Yep, Korra and Asami Went in the Spirit Portal and Probably Kissed | Melissa Leon | December 25, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I hope our participants see the dynamic ambiance of this unique city.
Again and again, the band sacrifices the simple joy of a pop hook for the sake of a dense, meditative ambiance.U2 Generously Gives Us a Lousy Album, Sucks at the Corporate Teat | Hampton Stevens | September 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The ambiance is almost asexual as rockabilly and Motown play in the background.
The clientele enjoy participating in the affluent ambiance that the music projects.Jazz (The Music of Coffee and Donuts) Has Respect, But It Needs Love | Ted Gioia | June 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST