Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

world-weary

adjective  
 
uk
/ˈwɜːldˌwɪə.ri/
How to pronounce world-weary adjective in British English
 
us
/ˈwɝːldˌwɪr.i/
How to pronounce world-weary adjective in American English
View dictionary definition of world-weary »
(Pronunciation of world-weary adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Translations of “world-weary”

Word of the Day

scramble

to mix eggs with a little milk and mix again as they are being fried

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More