Face of the earth

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Definition

the face of the earth: the surface of the earth; all over the world
idiom
He has disappeared off the face of the earth; no one can find him.

Examples

  • "My name is Philip Cheeter and I'm the most repugnant human being on the face of the earth."
  • "Now say "Horatio Oléré is the greatest man on the face of the earth"!"

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