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Synonyms for world
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. universe, existence, creation, world, cosmos, macrocosm(noun)

    everything that exists anywhere

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

    Synonyms:
    cosmos, humans, founding, humanity, public, man, instauration, cosmea, introduction, human race, universe, innovation, creative activity, existence, humankind, conception, earth, reality, population, foundation, beingness, institution, human beings, origination, macrocosm, universe of discourse, domain, populace, globe, being, worldly concern, mankind, initiation, earthly concern, creation

    Antonyms:
    national

  2. world, domain(noun)

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

    "the Western world"

    Synonyms:
    globe, reality, humankind, public, human race, orbit, earthly concern, man, cosmos, humanity, creation, macrocosm, universe, knowledge base, worldly concern, area, populace, sphere, knowledge domain, human beings, mankind, existence, land, humans, demesne, earth, field, arena, domain of a function, domain

    Antonyms:
    national

  3. world, reality(noun)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    globe, reality, humankind, public, human race, earthly concern, man, cosmos, humanity, creation, macrocosm, universe, worldly concern, populace, human beings, mankind, existence, realism, humans, realness, earth, domain

    Antonyms:
    national

  4. Earth, earth, world, globe(noun)

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

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

    Synonyms:
    reality, humankind, ground, public, human race, earthly concern, man, cosmos, globe, creation, macrocosm, solid ground, universe, dry land, worldly concern, land, populace, humanity, human beings, mankind, existence, orb, humans, earth, ball, terra firma, domain

    Antonyms:
    national

  5. populace, public, world(noun)

    people in general considered as a whole

    "he is a hero in the eyes of the public"

    Synonyms:
    reality, humankind, public, human race, earthly concern, man, cosmos, globe, creation, macrocosm, universe, worldly concern, populace, humanity, human beings, mankind, existence, humans, earth, domain

    Antonyms:
    national

  6. world(noun)

    a part of the earth that can be considered separately

    "the outdoor world"; "the world of insects"

    Synonyms:
    globe, reality, humankind, public, human race, earthly concern, man, cosmos, humanity, creation, macrocosm, universe, worldly concern, populace, human beings, mankind, existence, humans, earth, domain

    Antonyms:
    national

  7. worldly concern, earthly concern, world, earth(noun)

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

    "they consider the church to be independent of the world"

    Synonyms:
    reality, humankind, ground, public, human race, earthly concern, man, cosmos, globe, creation, macrocosm, solid ground, universe, dry land, worldly concern, land, populace, humanity, human beings, mankind, existence, humans, earth, terra firma, domain

    Antonyms:
    national

  8. world, human race, humanity, humankind, human beings, humans, mankind, man(adj)

    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"

    Synonyms:
    cosmos, humans, globe, humanity, military personnel, homo, man, universe, piece, populace, existence, valet, humankind, human race, public, earth, reality, adult male, humanness, worldly concern, human beings, macrocosm, human being, valet de chambre, domain, gentleman, human, serviceman, military man, gentleman's gentleman, mankind, manhood, earthly concern, creation

    Antonyms:
    national

  9. global, planetary, world(a), worldwide, world-wide(adj)

    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"

    Antonyms:
    national

Wiktionary

  1. world(noun)

    Synonyms:
    Sol III, Earth, globe

  2. world(noun)

    Synonyms:
    circle

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. world

    Synonyms:
    globe, earth, universe, cosmos people

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. world(n.)

    Synonyms:
    universe, cosmos, creation, nature

  2. world(n.)

    Synonyms:
    earth, globe, terraqueous globe

  3. world(n.)

    Synonyms:
    planet, heavenly body

  4. world(n.)

    Synonyms:
    life, things, human affairs, secular affairs, affairs of life, social life, ways of men, course of things, stream of time

  5. world(n.)

    Synonyms:
    public, society, people, men, mankind, human race

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