around the world

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English[edit]

Adverb[edit]

around the world (not comparable)

  1. Around Earth from east to west, or west to east, thus crossing all meridians.
    He sailed around the world.
  2. In a large proportion of Earth; in various parts of Earth.
    Around the world, people are starting to in to Voice of America.
    Everyone around the world likes Coke.

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

around the world

  1. (singular only) A particular trick move with a yo-yo.