a world of difference

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a world of difference

1. A stark contrast. There's a world of difference between high school classes and college classes.
2. A vast improvement. A fresh coat of paint has made a world of difference in that old house.
See also: difference, of, world

a/the ˈworld of difference (between A and B)

(informal) a lot of difference (between A and B): There’s a world of difference between ‘speed’ and ‘haste’.
See also: difference, of, world
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There was a world of difference between the coldly doubtful tone of the mother and the joyous greeting of the child.
Giving people more time, using clear language and being more patient can make the world of difference to the lives of many autistic people.
The Cigna Foundation Wednesday awarded the new World of Difference grants to non-profit partners who provide community health navigation programmes.
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Vodafone Qatar has named Fahad Mohamed al-Naimi as its chosen participant in the World of Difference initiative for 2015.
Fahad Mohammed Al-Naimi as its chosen participant in their World of Difference initiative for the year 2015.
DiscoverE is asking everyone to take the pledge to celebrate and share how engineers I make a world of difference.
Six chapters are: the global village and the ivory tower; colliding worlds; a world in crisis; brave new world; another world; a world of difference.
It is a part of Vodafone World of Difference programme, a flagship initiative by Vodafone Foundation.
Summary: Faiza Al Sayed, Vice President of Dubai Business Women Council (DBWC), has been named as a recipient of The International Alliance for Women (TIAW) World of Difference 100 Awards in recognition of her efforts to support women's economic empowerment and advancement in society and business.
THERE are only three weeks left to apply for Vodafone World of Difference 2011.
tV star gok Wan visited Clubs for Young People to officially launch the Vodafone World of difference 2011 programme this week.
TV star and self-confidence champion Gok Wan today launches the Vodafone World of Difference programme to find 500 people who are passionate about putting something back into their local community.
New scheme will give 500 people the chance to work for a charity of their choice for two months - and get paid for it TV STAR T and self-confidence champion Gok Wan today launches the Vodafone World of Difference programme to find 500 people who are passionate about putting something back into their local community.