Meaning of GLOBE in English

GLOBE

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

globe artichoke

snow globe

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

glass

It sprang into bright white light and he covered it with its glass globe .

Inside a stunning 30-inch-diameter glass globe , shrimp paddle between fronds of algae.

The Warm-Lite features a glass globe to protect the flame from draughts and to diffuse the light.

The lamp was enclosed in a frosted glass globe to diffuse the light.

■ VERB

circle

And he plans to keep running until he has circled the globe .

To make his vision a reality, Malamud has circled the globe , soliciting support from engineers, businessmen and officials.

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

all quarters of the Earth/globe

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

For the occasion the town square was lit up by coloured globes strung together.

The stuffed birds had been encased in glass globes.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A direct and obvious example is that many marine animals are dispersed around the globe by ocean currents.

Across the globe , sea level varies by hundreds of feet.

Friends will be able to visit us in our own special space, from anywhere on the globe .

Instead, he came up with a drink that has spread its alcoholic tentacles around the globe .

Moving at the speed of light around the globe , it promotes both greater timeliness and higher quality.

She will move the pin with which she marks his whereabouts to that spot on the globe .

The cities were beautiful and adorned with all the fine things of the globe .

Longman DOCE5 Extras English vocabulary.      Дополнительный английский словарь Longman DOCE5.