Globe and World


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Globe noun – The celestial body on which we live.
Usage example: New Year's celebrations around the globe

World is a synonym for globe in earth topic. In some cases you can use "World" instead a noun "Globe", when it comes to topics like planet, nature. popular alternative
Nearby Words: global, glob, globally, globed
Synonyms for Globe


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World noun – The celestial body on which we live.
Usage example: worried about the effects of pollution on the world

Globe is a synonym for world in earth topic. You can use "Globe" instead a noun "World", if it concerns topics such as space, planet. popular alternative
Nearby Words: worldly, worldling
Synonyms for World

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mortal mortal globe mortal world
similar similar globe similar world
regular regular globe regular world
original original globe original world
Other adjectives: small, entire, big, magical.

Both words in one sentence

  • Presence of the spinning globe or a world map, especially during the opening.
  • In one episode of Dinosaurs, in a trial for the heretical view that the earth is round, the "expert" who testifies that the world is flat's stated qualifications are that he is wearing a white lab coat and his proof that the world is flat is the existence of a flat-earth "globe".
  • The water world Elysium is actually a globe, but it's also a vast blob of water with no actual planet beneath it.
    Source: World Shapes
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