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world

noun

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1 human beings in general
  • the whole world is waiting to see how this crisis will play out

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2 the celestial body on which we live
  • worried about the effects of pollution on the world

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3 the whole body of things observed or assumed
  • theories about the origin of the world

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4 a huge physical or conceptual distance
  • they have ideas for the new project that are a world away from his own

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The first known use of world was before the 12th century

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“World.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/world. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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