|scenario /səˈnerijoʊ, British səˈnɑ:riəʊ/ noun [count]|
1 : a description of what could possibly happen • A possible scenariowould be that we move to the city. • The most likely scenario is that he goes back to school in the fall. • The best-case scenario would be for us to finish the work by tomorrow. • In the worst-case scenario, we would have to start the project all over again.
2 formal : a written description of a play, movie, opera, etc.