Meaning of context
Pronunciation: (kon'tekst), [key]
- the parts of a written or spoken statement that precede or follow a specific word or passage, usually influencing its meaning or effect: You have misinterpreted my remark because you took it out of context.
- the set of circumstances or facts that surround a particular event, situation, etc.
- the fleshy fibrous body of the pileus in mushrooms.
- context (Thesaurus)