worldview

noun world·view \ ˈwərl(d)-ˌvyü \
Updated on: 12 May 2018
: a comprehensive conception or apprehension of the world especially from a specific standpoint called also weltanschauung

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  1. The two groups have very different worldviews.

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  • : the way someone thinks about the world


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