see the world


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see the world

To travel to many different cities, countries, or regions around the world. I love my children more than life itself, but I do wish I saw the world a bit more before becoming a parent. Living in such a small town made her yearn to set off on her own and see the world.
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see the ˈworld

travel, live or work in many different parts of the world: A lot of students take a year off after university to travel and see the world.
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References in classic literature ?
This seclusion and the restrictions laid upon my going out, were it only to church, have been keeping me unhappy for many a day and month past; I longed to see the world, or at least the town where I was born, and it did not seem to me that this wish was inconsistent with the respect maidens of good quality should have for themselves.
Nothing has happened me," said she, "nor was it jealousy that brought me out, but merely a longing to see the world, which did not go beyond seeing the streets of this town.
She could not see the world divided into separate compartments of good people and bad people, any more than she could believe so implicitly in the rightness of her own thought as to wish to bring the population of the British Isles into agreement with it.
I get to open that door for myself and bring other people in to see the world," she added.
In one of the subtlest, most delicious performances of his career, Tucci imbues this unsavory character with enough sleazy, back-slapping charm and man-to-man ``sincerity'' to make you begin to see the world through his unapologetically larcenous eyes.