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Meaning of “in a world of your own” in the English Dictionary

"in a world of your own" in British English

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in a world of your own

(also in another world) thinkingyour own ​thoughts and ​ideas and not giving much ​attention to what is ​happening around you: When she was ​young, she lived in a world of her own and had very few ​friends.
(Definition of in a world of your own from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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in a world of your own

not giving much ​attention to what is ​happening around you, because you are ​thinking about something ​else: He won't ​hear you – he's off in a world of his own.
(Definition of in a world of your own from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “in a world of your own”
in Chinese (Simplified) 沉浸在自己的世界中,与外界隔绝…
in Chinese (Traditional) 沉浸在自己的世界中,與外界隔絕…
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