Definition Around the world

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Definition

around the world (or globe): all over the world, everywhere in the world (or globe)
idiom
Bruno has traveled around the world. He's been to over 100 countries.

Examples

  • "His travels took him around the globe: north, south, east and west."
  • "The "Smellies" will be broadcast live on network television in over 60 countries around the world, so this is a great opportunity for publicity, even if we don't win, though I've heard some rumours, and apparently we're the favourites!"
  • "There are a limited number of treatment centers around the world, notably in South America."
  • "More specifically, we'll examine the health benefits and risks of diets around the world."
  • "I'm Brent Vanderplop and welcome to Radio Rhubarb's News Roundup of newsworthy events from around the globe!"
  • "Delavigne's travels took him around the globe: north, south, east and west."

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