in the whole wide world

Definition of in the whole wide world

:in the world
  • I felt like the luckiest girl in the whole wide world that day.

Word by Word Definitions

whole play
  1. : free of wound or injury : unhurt

  2. : recovered from a wound or injury : restored

  3. : being healed

  1. : a complete amount or sum : a number, aggregate, or totality lacking no part, member, or element

  2. : something constituting a complex unity : a coherent system or organization of parts fitting or working together as one

  1. : wholly, entirely

  2. : as a complete entity

wide play
  1. : having great extent : vast

  2. : extending over a vast area : extensive

  3. : extending throughout a specified area or scope

  1. : over a great distance or extent : widely

  2. : over a specified distance, area, or extent

  3. : so as to leave much space or distance between

world play
  1. : the earthly state of human existence

  2. : life after death

  3. : the earth with its inhabitants and all things upon it

  1. : of or relating to the world

  2. : extending or found throughout the world : worldwide

  3. : involving or applying to part of or the whole world


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