the world revolves around (someone)

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the world revolves around (someone)

:someone's life, problems, etc., are more important than other people's
  • I can't just drop everything to help you. The world doesn't revolve around you, you know.

Word by Word Definitions

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

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

  2. : to cause to go round in an orbit

  3. : rotate

around play
  1. : in a circle or in circumference

  2. : in, along, or through a circuit

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

  1. : on all sides of

  2. : so as to encircle or enclose

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

  1. : about

  2. : being in existence, evidence, or circulation

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody


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