noun, plural mi·lieus, French mi·lieux [mee-lyœ]. /miˈlyœ/.
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Origin of milieu
synonym study for milieu
Words nearby milieu
Example sentences from the Web for milieu
Starting in 2013, Tebow began working for ESPN as a college football analyst, returning to the milieu that saw his greatest success.Tim Tebow ends baseball dream, announces retirement after long-shot bid with Mets|Des Bieler|February 18, 2021|Washington Post
Maybe he was wearing a Hazmat suit and her mind changed it to a beekeeper outfit to better fit the suburban milieu.All the Marvel Clues You Missed in WandaVision's First Two Episodes|Eliana Dockterman|January 15, 2021|Time
Bailey’s next move took to her Berkeley Law School, a political and intellectual milieu more to her taste.As libraries fight for access to e-books, a new copyright champion emerges|Jeff|November 28, 2020|Fortune
Except for the love of her sons, the Princess lived in a hostile milieu.
Above all, artists deserve a milieu in which musical talent is celebrated and given some acknowledgement in the media.Music Criticism Has Degenerated Into Lifestyle Reporting|Ted Gioia|March 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She deems her work “craft with modern techniques” and has been welcomed into the milieu despite an unconventional approach.
And in a literary milieu charged by ideology, this means something.The Politics of Literature: An interview with Nobel laureate Mario Vargas Llosa|Michael Moynihan|October 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Instead he describes the milieu in which the works were created and received.
She had found herself in a milieu that demoralized her; her mind had become like "the dyer's hand, subdued to what it worked in."Marriage la mode|Mrs. Humphry Ward
One has lost his place, another his title, and a third his money, and they say this all proceeds from the 'juste milieu.'Frederick Chopin as a Man and Musician|Frederick Niecks
And Vital showed them a hat of a form and design which was truly expressive of the juste-milieu.Unconscious Comedians|Honore de Balzac
Every milieu, every nationality seems to spawn, on occasion, a man capable of action above and beyond the call of duty.The Colors of Space|Marion Zimmer Bradley
The engaging if unpleasant character, Tarr, is placed in an unpleasant milieu, a milieu very vividly "done."Instigations|Ezra Pound