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noun as in atmosphere, setting

noun as in area of artistic expression

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Cultural indoctrination was such an important focus of the regime, and art was seen as one of the best mediums for it.

Large asteroids are worth 20 points, mediums are worth 50, and smalls are worth 100.

Marshall McLuhan long ago argued the now accepted thesis that different mediums have different influences on thinking.

Materials and mediums are interchangeable—a metaphor, we learn, for mixing and breaking hierarchies of race, class, and more.

His creations come in an extraordinary range of mediums and look to genres inspired by popular culture, science, and art history.

Hence we find them frequently patronizing "mediums" and fortune tellers of various kinds.

The oracles which the Deity has revealed to the nations through His different mediums, are they clear?

After a time clairvoyance was replaced by spiritualism, and I was again challenged to test the virtue of mediums.

I'm not used to transmitting mediums—the battery may be weak—in fact, I'm pretty sure it is.

Then again one is apt to be taken in by mediums or even by spirits.


On this page you'll find 40 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mediums, such as: form, tool, mechanism, instrument, vehicle, and channel.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.