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We found 44 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word world:
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General dictionaries General (34 matching dictionaries)
  1. world, The World: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  2. world, World: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  3. world: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  4. world: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  5. world: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  6. World, World: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  7. world: All About Homonyms [home, info]
  8. world: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  9. World: E Cobham Brewer, The Reader's Handbook [home, info]
  10. world: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  11. world: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  12. world: Rhymezone [home, info]
  13. world: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  14. World: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. World, World (theology), World (philosophy), World (magazine), World (disambiguation), World (band), World (album), World (The Price of Love), World (TV network), World (TV channel), World (Lindita song), World (James Brown song), World (Five for Fighting song), World (Bee Gees song), WORLD, The world, The World, The World (ship), The World (radio program), The World (nightclub), The World (news program), The World (journal), The World (internet service provider), The World (film), The World (cruise ship), The World (archipelago), The World (WWE), The World (Tarot card), The World (TV program), The World (South African newspaper), The World (Internet service provider), The World (Dubai), The World (Descartes), The World (Coos Bay), The World (Brad Paisley song), The World (Angel song), The World (.hack): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  16. world, world: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  17. world: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. world, World: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. world: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  20. the world, world: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  21. world: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  22. world: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  23. world: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  24. world: Wiktionary [home, info]
  25. world: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  26. world, world, World, World: Wordnik [home, info]
  27. world: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  28. world: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  29. world, The World: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  30. world: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  31. the world, world: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  32. the world, world: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. world: Literary Criticism [home, info]
  2. WORLD: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. world, World (sports), World (music), World (geography), The World: Encyclopedia [home, info]
  2. World: Game Dictionary [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. World (geography): Medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. world: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. world, The World: Idioms [home, info]
  2. WORLD: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  3. World: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. the world, world: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (world)

noun:  all of your experiences that determine how things appear to you ("His world was shattered")
noun:  all of the inhabitants of the earth ("All the world loves a lover")
noun:  people in general; especially a distinctive group of people with some shared interest ("The Western world")
noun:  a part of the earth that can be considered separately ("The outdoor world")
noun:  the 3rd planet from the sun; the planet on which we live ("He sailed around the world")
noun:  the concerns of the world as distinguished from heaven and the afterlife ("They consider the church to be independent of the world")
noun:  people in general considered as a whole
noun:  everything that exists anywhere
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #24081)

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Phrases that include world:   world wide web, free world, world series, world view, world beater, more...

Words similar to world:   cosmos, creation, domain, earth, existence, global, globe, humanity, humankind, humans, macrocosm, man, mankind, nature, planetary, populace, public, reality, universe, worldwide, more...

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