world soul

noun

Definition of world soul

: an animating spirit or creative principle related to the world as the soul is to the individual being

First Known Use of world soul

1828, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of world soul was in 1828

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“World soul.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/world%20soul. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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