Synonyms for Context:

n.

anagram, anglicism, americanism, catch-all, Arabism, clue, acrostic, archaism, chant, borrowing. event, environment, state of affairs, position, conditions, situation. communication (noun)
context of use, linguistic context.
conditions (noun)
environment.
connection (noun)
frame of reference, meaning, circumstances, surrounding text.
context (noun)
circumstance, linguistic context, context of use.
frame of reference (noun)
frame of reference.
framework, circumstances (noun)
frame of reference, conditions, situation.

Other synonyms:

event, state of affairs, situation. circumstances, position. Other relevant words:
archaism, clue, acrostic, americanism, event, position, environment, conditions, meaning, chant, borrowing, Arabism, frame of reference, situation, anagram, catch-all, circumstances, anglicism.

Usage examples for context

  1. " Not difficult to supply some of the context at any rate," mused Kennedy. – The Dream Doctor by Arthur B. Reeve
  2. Detached from their context there is little or nothing in any of them to raise a smile. – Chaucer and His Times by Grace E. Hadow
  3. These considerations are, 1. The wider context – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions, v. 1 by Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg