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English definition of “the ways of the world”

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the ways of the world

the types of behaviour and ways of doing things that are acceptable: He's very young and still has a lot to learn about the ways of the world.
Translations of “the ways of the world”
in Chinese (Traditional) 世情,人情世故…
in Chinese (Simplified) 世情,人情世故…
(Definition of the ways of the world from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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