Synonyms of world
1 earthDictionary • It's a beautiful part of the world.
earth • The space shuttle returned safely to earth today.
globe • delicacies from every corner of the globe
2 mankindDictionary • The world was shocked by this heinous crime.
mankind • the evolution of mankind
man • Anxiety is modern man's natural state.
humanity • They face charges of committing crimes against humanity.
humankind • one of the age-old practices of humankind
the race of man
3 sphereDictionary • The publishing world had never seen an event quite like this.
sphere • the sphere of international politics
area • She wanted to be involved in every area of my life.
field • They are both experts in their field.
environment • The children were brought up in completely different environments.
province • Industrial research is the province of the Department of Trade and Industry.
kingdom • nature study trips to the kingdom of the polar bear
realm • the realm of politics
domain • the great experimenters in the domain of art
4 lifeDictionary • Be happy, in this world and the next!
life • He spent the last fourteen years of his life in retirement.
nature • man's ancient sense of kinship with nature
existence • pondering the mysteries of existence
creation • the origin of all creation
universe • Einstein's equations showed the Universe to be expanding.
cosmos • a religion which offers a sense of the place of humanity in the cosmos
5 planetDictionary • conditions which would support life on other worlds
star • The nights were pure with cold air and lit with stars.
PHRASE:▷ a world of
IDIOMS:▷ for all the world
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ageAn age is a period in history.
• the age of steam and steel
areaYou can use area to refer to a particular subject or topic, or to a particular part of a larger, more general situation or activity.
• She wanted to be involved in every area of my life.
• a religion which offers a sense of the place of humanity in the cosmos
Thesaurus for world from the Collins English Thesaurus
the earth as a planet, esp including its inhabitants