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  • as inblasé
  • as insophisticated

synonyms for world-weary

See also synonyms for: world-weariness
  • mature
  • practical
  • refined
  • worldly
  • bored
  • citified
  • cool
  • cultivated
  • disenchanted
  • disillusioned
  • experienced
  • jaded
  • knowing
  • practiced
  • schooled
  • seasoned
  • smooth
  • studied
  • adult
  • artificial
  • been around
  • blasé
  • couth
  • cynical
  • in
  • in the know
  • into
  • jet-set
  • laid-back
  • mondaine
  • on to
  • sharp
  • skeptical
  • stagy
  • streetwise
  • suave
  • svelte
  • switched-on
  • uptown
  • urbane
  • well-bred
  • wised-up
  • wise to
  • with it
  • worldly-wise
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How to use world-weary in a sentence

Descending the Alps to the east or south into Piedmont, a new world lies around and before you.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
All over the world the just claims of organized labor are intermingled with the underground conspiracy of social revolution.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
There seems something in that also which I could spare only very reluctantly from a new Bible in the world.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
That it is a reasonable and proper thing to ask our statesmen and politicians: what is going to happen to the world?
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
The "new world" was really found in the wonder-years of the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
A few, very few, little dots had run back over that green patch—the others had passed down into the world of darkness.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
As small letters weary the eye most, so also the smallest affairs disturb us most.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
I would ask you to imagine it translated into every language, a common material of understanding throughout all the world.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
And all over the world each language would be taught with the same accent and quantities and idioms—a very desirable thing indeed.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
The relation existing between the balmy plant and the commerce of the world is of the strongest kind.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
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