- That which attends, or relates to, or in some way affects, a fact or event; an attendant thing or state of things.
- An event; a fact; a particular incident.
- Circumlocution; detail.
- Condition in regard to worldly estate; state of property; situation; surroundings.
verb (circumstances, circumstancing, circumstanced)
- Italian: circonlocuzione
- German: Umstand(de)m
- To place in a particular situation; to supply relative incidents.
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