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English definition of “in a world of your own”

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in a world of your own

( also in another world)
thinking your 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.
Translations of “in a world of your own”
in Chinese (Traditional) 沉浸在自己的世界中,與外界隔絕…
in Chinese (Simplified) 沉浸在自己的世界中,与外界隔绝…
(Definition of in a world of your own from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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