Ambient comes from Latin ambĭens ("what surrounds" ). The concept can be used to name the air wave atmosphere . Thats why he environment is the environment It affects living beings and determines their vital circumstances. For example: "The government announced various restrictive measures to prevent industries from polluting the environment", “The deputy presented a project for environmental sanitation in the river basin”.
The conditions (physical, economic, cultural, etc.) of a place, group or time They are also known as environment: “I like the atmosphere of this bar”, "The environment is very complicated these days, with a lot of violence and social disintegration", "The rise of the leader to power can only be understood within the framework of those times, where nationalist and reactionary ideas predominated".
Other use of environment is linked to the class or social sector : "The bourgeois environments opposed the economic progress of the proletariat", “The student environment is willing to demonstrate in the streets to get their claims heard”.
It must also be made clear that the term environment is also used to refer to a specific homosexual premises or neighborhood. In this way, for example, there is talk of an ambient disco to mention that in which, as a general rule, homosexual men and women attend.
Another example of this is Chueca, which is a neighborhood in Madrid that is known throughout the world for being the area of the capital where more places for gays, lesbians and transsexuals exist. Tolerance and freedom are the two values that are considered maximum in that place that has become one of the favorite spaces for both homosexuals and non-homosexuals when it comes to having fun.
Similarly, the terms "good atmosphere" and "bad atmosphere" are used colloquially to refer to the comfort or not that is established in a meeting or even in an establishment. Examples of the use of both would be the following: “We went to the restaurant that was recommended to us and there was a very good atmosphere, thanks to healthy and fun people as well as a cozy decoration and exquisite food” and “I regret having gathered all our friends because, due to the personal problems between them, a bad atmosphere was generated that made us all uncomfortable ”.
All this without forgetting that the adjective phrase "environment" is also used regularly to refer to that person who is identified as being very hospitable.
In America , the notion of environment is also used to name the rooms or lounges of a house : “Join me to the other environment so I show you the TV that my father gave me”, "I'm looking for a three-room apartment to move before the baby is born", “This is the warmest atmosphere of the house since it is the only one that has a gas stove”, “When I became independent, I went to live alone in an apartment in an environment that was above a clothing store”.