adjective Also sce·ni·cal.
- scene dock,
- scene master,
- scenic railway,
- scenic reserve,
Origin of scenic
Examples from the Web for scenically
Scenically the Marquesas are incomparably more beautiful than any of the other island groups of the Pacific, Hawaii not excepted.In the Track of the Trades|Lewis R. Freeman
The Grand Cañon is scenically artistic, but it is a non-producing district.Roughing it De Luxe|Irvin S. Cobb
Scenically, the Tetons set off and complete the spectacle of the Yellowstone.
Whether or not, then, Congress insures its perpetuity and unified development, we can consider it scenically only as a whole.
He named it thus because he believed there was "none such" site as scenically beautiful anywhere.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
1620s, "of or belonging to the stage or drama, theatrical," from French scénique (14c.) and directly from Latin scaenicus "dramatic, theatrical," from Greek skenikos, from skene (see scene). Meaning "of or belonging to natural scenery" is recorded from 1842. Of roads, etc., "offering fine views," recorded since 1885. Scenic railway is recorded from 1886. Related: Scenically.