Milieu meaning

mĭl-yo͝o', mē-lyœ'
A person's social setting or environment.
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Milieu is a French word that is defined as a social environment or setting.

An example of milieu is the Champs-Elysees in Paris.

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An environment or a setting.
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An environment; esp., a social or cultural setting.
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Medium.
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Origin of milieu

  • French from Old French center mi middle (from Latin medius medhyo- in Indo-European roots) lieu place (from Latin locus)
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From French milieu.
    From Wiktionary