Meaning of WORLD in English

WORLD

n.

1.

Universe, cosmos, creation, nature.

2.

Earth, globe, terraqueous globe or ball.

3.

Planet, heavenly body.

4.

Life, things, human affairs, secular affairs, affairs of life, social life, ways of men, course of things, stream of time.

5.

Public, society, people, men, mankind, human race.

6.

Natural order, unspiritualized order, natural man, unregenerate man or order.

Soule. Dictionary of English synonyms.      Словарь английских синонимов.