Textual thesaurus for "world"

(adj) global, world-wide, worldwide, planetary

involving the entire earth; not limited or provincial in scope

global war; global monetary policy; neither national nor continental but planetary; a world crisis; of worldwide significance

(noun) man, mankind, human beings, human race, humanity, humankind, humans

all of the living human inhabitants of the earth

all the world loves a lover; she always used `humankind' because `mankind' seemed to slight the women

(noun) earth, earthly concern, worldly concern

the concerns of this life as distinguished from heaven and the afterlife

they consider the church to be independent of the world

(noun) reality

all of your experiences that determine how things appear to you

his world was shattered; we live in different worlds; for them demons were as much a part of reality as trees were

(noun) domain

people in general; especially a distinctive group of people with some shared interest

the Western world

(noun) public, populace

people in general considered as a whole

he is a hero in the eyes of the public

(noun) earth, Earth, globe

the 3rd planet from the sun; the planet we live on

the Earth moves around the sun; he sailed around the world

(noun) universe, macrocosm, existence, cosmos, creation

everything that exists anywhere

they study the evolution of the universe; the biggest tree in existence