Definition of worldview
: a comprehensive conception or apprehension of the world especially from a specific standpoint —called also weltanschauung
Examples of worldview in a Sentence
The two groups have very different worldviews.
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Surrounded by nested, winding walls, these pillars suggest a complex spiritual worldview shared by hunter-gatherers in the region who added to it for roughly 1,600 years.
There have been a few interventions, on health care and climate change for instance, and several speeches around the world in which Obama implicitly criticized Trump's worldview.
This isn't to pick on Meurer - this sort of worldview is widespread and becoming more common in the United States.
This isn’t to pick on Meurer—this sort of worldview is widespread and becoming more common in the United States.
Here is a closer look at the ideas that may have informed Christian's worldview.
President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement represents the clearest statement yet of convictions and principles that make up his worldview.
There is a blossoming white supremacist worldview and foreign policy agenda that blesses dictatorships and rivals such as Russia with geopolitical accolades.
There are a number of aspects of the climate deal that run counter to the president's worldview.
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Definition of worldview for English Language Learners
: the way someone thinks about the world
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