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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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Lawless, author of Peeling Oranges and The Avenue, presents readers with an understanding of poetry as a device for seeing the world.
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Jared thought he would be seeing the world and traveling,'' she said.