someone's world revolves around (someone or something)

Definition of someone's world revolves around (someone or something)

  1. —used to say that someone or something is extremely important in a person's life Their world revolves around their children.

Word by Word Definitions

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

worldplay
  1. :  the earthly state of human existence

    :  the earth with its inhabitants and all things upon it

    :  individual course of life :  career

  1. :  of or relating to the world

    :  extending or found throughout the world :  worldwide

    :  involving or applying to part of or the whole world

revolveplay revolves
  1. :  to turn over at length in the mind :  ponder

    :  to cause to go round in an orbit

    :  rotate

aroundplay
  1. :  in a circle or in circumference

    :  in, along, or through a circuit

    :  on all or various sides :  in every or any direction

  1. :  on all sides of

    :  so as to encircle or enclose

    :  so as to avoid or get past :  on or to another side of

  1. :  about

    :  being in existence, evidence, or circulation

somethingplay
  1. :  some indeterminate or unspecified thing

    :  a person or thing of consequence

    :  one having more or less the character, qualities, or nature of something different

  1. :  in some degree :  somewhat

    : used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective


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