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He replaced his range cattle with Polled Herefords, raising champions that founded herds world-wide.

So there was no real World Wide Web, much less social networks that we take for granted today.

The World Wide Web is whispering that it's actually a reference to Avril Lavigne's own, well, “kitty.”

The 737 is a world-wide daily workhorse on domestic routes, sometimes making as many as seven flights a day.

The British physics graduate submitted a proposal for a network of computers called the World Wide Web on March 12, 1989.

As usual the dinner was recherché, for the Pandemonium chef enjoyed a world-wide reputation.

I have tried to show that, given organization, given the will for it, such a world-wide education is possible.

From that time its reputation has kept pace with its cultivation, until it now enjoys a world wide popularity.

Whenever I had occasion to go to the eminent mathematician it was not his world-wide reputation which impressed me most.

It was a world-wide conspiracy—it was that very class-war which the established order was waging upon these men and their ideas!


On this page you'll find 33 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to world-wide, such as: comprehensive, cosmopolitan, eclectic, generic, liberal, and universal.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.