- The definition of ambience, or ambiance, is a specific feeling or mood connected to a specific person, place, or thing.
An example of ambience is the feeling of romance associated with a candlelight dinner, wine, and soft music.
ambience definition by Webster's New World
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a particular setting or its distinctive atmosphere: the festive ambience of a wedding reception
Origin: Fr: see ambient
ambience definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Variant of ambiance.