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around the world

  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.



around the world (plural around the worlds)

  1. A particular trick move with a yo-yo.
    • 1970, John Grissim, Country Music: White Man's Blues - Page 52: