• WordNet 3.6
    • adj worldwide of worldwide scope or applicability "an issue of cosmopolitan import","the shrewdest political and ecumenical comment of our time"- Christopher Morley","universal experience"
    • adj worldwide spanning or extending throughout the entire world "worldwide distribution","a worldwide epidemic"
    • adj worldwide involving the entire earth; not limited or provincial in scope "global war","global monetary policy","neither national nor continental but planetary","a world crisis","of worldwide significance"
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Each year there are approximately 20 billion coconuts produced worldwide
    • Worldwide wide or extensive as the world
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. woruld, world, weorold, (lit.) 'a generation of men,' from wer, a man, and yldo, sig. an age; Ice. veröld, Old High Ger. weralt (Ger. welt).


In literature:

His reputation as a surgeon is worldwide, and it was pleasant to find that his dexterity as an operator was equal to his reputation.
"A Surgeon in Belgium" by Henry Sessions Souttar
They could attest His rising, but the knowledge of the worldwide significance of it comes, not from testimony, but from revelation.
"Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V)" by Alexander Maclaren
His great symphonies had stamped him worldwide as a composer of remarkable creative genius.
"The Great German Composers" by George T. Ferris
It would have been worldwide!
"Operation: Outer Space" by William Fitzgerald Jenkins
From a position of mediocrity, the University of Padua gradually rose to one of worldwide celebrity.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great - Volume 12" by Elbert Hubbard
Her name and reputation are worldwide.
"The New England Magazine Volume 1, No. 3, March, 1886" by Various
The BOOKSHELF is American in viewpoint, but worldwide in outlook.
"Boys and Girls Bookshelf; a Practical Plan of Character Building, Volume I (of 17)" by Various
Such a departure, even at such an age, produced a worldwide sensation.
"George Muller of Bristol" by Arthur T. Pierson
Modern technology has enabled terrorists to plan and operate worldwide as never before.
"National Strategy for Combating Terrorism" by United States
A worldwide Crusade on a scientific basis!
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science September 1930" by Various
They listened to the voice that was broadcasting from the Worldwide Tower.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930" by Various
Now, finally, Man has achieved the power of worldwide destruction.
"At the Post" by Horace Leonard Gold
The dollar's still the name of the game, worldwide.
"The Samurai Strategy" by Thomas Hoover
There are millions of American squatters and billions of squatters worldwide.
"Makers" by Cory Doctorow
The fame of Guatemala coffee is worldwide and it commands the highest prices.
"Guatemala, the country of the future" by Charles M. Pepper
There is one, and only one, worldwide unity of which these things can be said.
"The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 6 (of 12) Dresden Edition--Discussions" by Robert G. Ingersoll
Her reputation was worldwide.
"Unicorns" by James Huneker
It was Dr. Flint's ambition to obtain a comprehensive, worldwide collection of all substances used as remedies.
"Smithsonian Institution - United States National Museum - Bulletin 240" by Anonymous
Senator Douglas is of worldwide renown.
"The Life Of Abraham Lincoln From His Birth To His Inauguration As President" by Ward H. Lamon
But, of course, as you know, his reputation is worldwide.
"The Red Room" by William Le Queux

In poetry:

``Rome is the tomb of Heroes, and of Kings,
Consuls, and conquerors, and world—wide sway:
What wonder, should it silence him that sings
Before he learns what he must sing and say?
"Sacred And Profane Love" by Alfred Austin
Worldwide liberty’s lifelong lover,
Lover no less of the strength of song,
Sea-king, swordsman, hater of wrong,
Over thy dust that the dust shall cover
Comes my song as a bird to hover,
Borne of its will as of wings along.
"Lines on the Death of Edward John Trelawny" by Algernon Charles Swinburne

In news:

BOGOTA , Colombia—W Hotels Worldwide today announced it has signed an agreement with Terranum Hotels to debut a new W Hotel in Bogota , Colombia.
ST LOUIS — Budweiser has redesigned its can and secondary packaging, which will make its debut in the US market before rolling out worldwide.
Two-hundred million people worldwide have some form of colorblindness.
Commissary customer "rewards" coupon cards have now reached every commissary worldwide, Jeu said.
Dell bids to acquire storage specialist Compellent while it hangs on to second place in PC sales worldwide.
No other sneaker is more recognizable worldwide than Chucks.
Though eBay has developed into a worldwide online buy-and-sell business, it began almost two decades ago as a collector's haven, and that's the focus of its new Setify tool.
Worldwide food prices expected to soar as the US is experiences its worst drought in over 50 years.
Principal Players From The Philadelphia Orchestra Teaching Students Worldwide Via The Internet.
Crispin Corporation, a leading worldwide provider of broadcast automation software, equipment, services and support, announced that it has developed Advanced Media Protocol (AMP) control for the Grass Valley K2 server.
New hope for life worldwide.
Michael Pitt, Jeff Baena and Chloe Sevigny will also serve as judges for the Intel Corporation and W Hotels Worldwide backed plans.
Melanoma has become a major public health problem worldwide and its incidence in individuals of European origin continues to rise. 3 Stocks with the potential to bounce by PennyStocks101: Apple Inc, Datalink Corp. And Monster Worldwide.
When baseball cap maker New Era's business growth hit critical mass, it realigned its distribution operations, fusing Menlo Worldwide Logistics' outsourced solutions with its global supply chain.

In science:

The ma jor heavy ion accelerators worldwide.
Experimental Conference Summary
The GLAST observatory should see hundreds of bursts, covering the energy range 10 keV to 300 GeV and also providing worldwide burst alerts.
Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology: Cosmic Laboratories for New Physics (Summary of the Snowmass 2001 P4 Working Group)
Table 4 gives a summary of the different neutrino experiments that are being considered worldwide, and the different strategies being adopted.
Summary of Working Group 2
In this research, we have used, and acknowledge with thanks, data from the AAVSO International Database, based on observations submitted to the AAVSO by variable star observers worldwide.
Chandra Observations of the Dwarf Nova WX Hyi in Quiescence
On the other hand, Einstein began to be recognized worldwide as a leading physicist.
Albert Einstein's 1916 Review Article on General Relativity
Worldwide there is nowadays only one experiment with a serious hope to give results within foreseeable future.
An easy way to Gravimagnetism
Impressive results of the long term R&D for the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) are being summarized now by the four LHC detector collaborations. A worldwide effort is shifted to the detector development for the future International Linear Collider (ILC) and for the Super B-factory.
Particle Detector R&D
This report provides the results of an extensive and important study of the potential for a U.S. scientific program that will extend our knowledge of neutrino oscillations well beyond what can be anticipated from ongoing and planned experiments worldwide.
Report of the US long baseline neutrino experiment study
This report provides the results of an extensive and important study of the potential for a U.S. scientific program that will extend our knowledge of neutrino oscillations well beyond what can be anticipated from ongoing and planned experiments worldwide.
Report of the US long baseline neutrino experiment study
A worldwide particle physics program explores this fascinating scientific landscape.
ILC Reference Design Report Volume 1 - Executive Summary
There is a great deal of competition in the CMB, like the early days of particle physics before the experiments grew so large that more than one or two teams exploring the same topic worldwide was too costly.
The Cosmic Microwave Background for Pedestrians: A Review for Particle and Nuclear Physicists
The methods and findings highlight the value of using a large IM network as a worldwide lens onto aggregate human behavior.
Planetary-Scale Views on an Instant-Messaging Network
AMOVA analyses of a worldwide distribution of humans.
Evaluating Intraspecific Variation and Interspecific Diversity: comparing humans and fish species
Worldwide expansion in the use of mobile devices has expanded the problems caused by inadequate security.
A Tiered Security System for Mobile Devices
There is a sort of a worldwide effort, at CERN and other places.
Round Table Discussion at the Final Session of FPCP 2008: The Future of Flavor Physics and CP