Die Übersetzung von "world" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /wəːld/

the planet Earth

every country of the world.

the people who live on the planet Earth

The whole world is waiting for a cure for cancer.

any planet etc

people from other worlds.

a state of existence

Many people believe that after death the soul enters the next world
Do concentrate! You seem to be living in another world.

an area of life or activity

the insect world
the world of the international businessman.

a great deal

le plus grand bien
The holiday did him a/the world of good.

the lives and ways of ordinary people

He’s been a monk for so long that he knows nothing of the (outside) world.
worldly adjective

of or belonging to this world; not spiritual

de ce monde, terrestre
worldly pleasures.
worldliness noun

attachement aux biens de ce monde
worldwide adjective, adverb

(extending over or found) everywhere in the world

mondial; dans le monde entier
a worldwide sales network
Their products are sold worldwide.
the best of both worlds

the advantages of both the alternatives in a situation etc in which one can normally only expect to have one

gagner sur les deux tableaux
A woman has the best of both worlds when she has a good job and a happy family life.
for all the world

exactly, quite etc

What a mess you’re in! You look for all the world as if you’d had an argument with an express train.
out of this world

unbelievably marvellous

The concert was out of this world.
what in the world(?)

used for emphasis when asking a question

que diable
What in the world have you done to your hair?

(Die Übersetzung von "world" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)