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Definition of Circumstance

Circumstance
Circumstance Cir"cum*stance, v. t. To place in a particular situation; to supply relative incidents. The poet took the matters of fact as they came down to him and circumstanced them, after his own manner. --Addison.
Circumstance
Circumstance Cir"cum*stance, n. [L. circumstantia, fr. circumstans, -antis, p. pr. of circumstare to stand around; circum + stare to stand. See Stand.] 1. That which attends, or relates to, or in some way affects, a fact or event; an attendant thing or state of things. The circumstances are well known in the country where they happened. --W. Irving. 2. An event; a fact; a particular incident. The sculptor had in his thoughts the conqueror weeping for new worlds, or the like circumstances in history. --Addison. 3. Circumlocution; detail. [Obs.] So without more circumstance at all I hold it fit that we shake hands and part. --Shak. 4. pl. Condition in regard to worldly estate; state of property; situation; surroundings. When men are easy in their circumstances, they are naturally enemies to innovations. --Addison. Not a circumstance, of no account. [Colloq.] Under the circumstances, taking all things into consideration. Syn: Event; occurrence; incident; situation; condition; position; fact; detail; item. See Event.

Meaning of Circumstance from wikipedia

- Cir****stance or cir****stances may refer to: Attendant cir****stance, a legal concept which Black's Law Dictionary defines as the "facts surrounding an event"...
- An exigent cir****stance, in the criminal procedure law of the United States, allows law enforcement, under certain cir****stances, to enter a structure...
- The Pomp and Cir****stance Marches (full title Pomp and Cir****stance Military Marches), Op. 39, are a series of six marches for orchestra composed by Sir...
- considered an aggravating cir****stance and increase the penalty for the crime. (When verification of an attendant cir****stance decreases the penalty, it...
- Aggravation, in law, is "any cir****stance attending the commission of a crime or tort which increases its guilt or enormity or adds to its injurious consequences...
- Cir****stance (Persian: شرایط‎, romanized: Šar'ayet; French: En secret) is a 2011 French-Iranian-American dramatic film written and directed by Maryam Keshavarz...
- Big Cir****stance is the sixteenth full-length album by Canadian singer/songwriter Bruce ****burn. The album was released in 1988 by True North Records...
- Victim of Cir****stance may refer to: A single by Joan Jett & the Blackhearts from their I Love Rock 'n' Roll album. An album by Public Disturbance, a Welsh...
- Saint of Cir****stance is a live album by the rock band the Grateful Dead. It contains the complete concert recorded at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford...
- A community of cir****stance is similar to a community of practice, except that it is driven by position, cir****stance or life experiences rather than a...
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