on the scene

on the scene
on the scene
— used to say that someone or something is or has become an important part of a situation, activity, etc.

She was lonely for a while, but now there's a new boyfriend on the scene. [=she has a new boyfriend]

a popular singer who first burst on the scene last year

Our lives have changed a lot since computers have come/appeared on the scene.

see also scene 3 (above)
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Main Entry:scene

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