Meaning of GLOBE in English

GLOBE

noun the globe

ADJECTIVE

▪ entire

VERB + THE GLOBE

▪ span

a commercial service that will soon span the ~

▪ circle , circumnavigate , travel

one of the first boats to circumnavigate the ~

She travels the ~ in search of good writers of children's stories.

The boats are capable of circling the ~ in 65 days.

PREPOSITION

▪ across the ~

The news soon spread across the ~.

▪ all over the ~

Motor vehicles are found all over the ~.

▪ around the ~ , round the ~ ( esp. BrE )

Chess fans around the ~ watched the match with breathless interest.

PHRASES

▪ all parts of the ~ , every corner of the ~

Athletes from every corner of the ~ competed in the Games.

Oxford Collocations English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний .