the four corners of the earth

the four corners of the earth

All parts of the world; the farthest reaches. I have traveled to the four corners of the earth to retrieve the medallion, and I'm not going to stop now.
See also: corner, earth, four, of

the four ˌcorners of the ˈearth

the parts of the world furthest away: People come from the four corners of the earth to attend the annual festival.
See also: corner, earth, four, of
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So the most renowned knights came from the four corners of the earth and retired down the dragon's throat one after the other.
In the name of the Regent of the Night, whose seat is on the Antelope, whose arms embrace the four corners of the earth.
I said that the fame of the king had reached to the four corners of the earth, and that the nations gnashed their teeth when they heard daily of the glory of his realm and the wisdom of his moon-like prime minister and lotus-eyed director- general of public education.
people from the four corners of the earth, having given their lives to Jesus after listening to this wonderful man of God share the love of Christ.
One variety that originated with Koreans and has spread to the four corners of the earth and to outer space is "baechu" kimchi (Brassica rapa group spiced with garlic-seasoned red chili pepper and other subingredients according to one's liking).
When I was being condemned from the four corners of the Earth.
SOME of the world's rarest chillis are being grown on Anglesey with seeds sourced from the four corners of the earth, thanks to a unique collaboration between a high street shop and a champion gardener.
Everybody has dreams growing up, one of mine was boarding a ship, leaving from Liverpool to travel the four corners of the earth.
I've travelled a lot, to the four corners of the Earth.
But more importantly when you know songs you made have somehow found their way to the four corners of the earth and watch a crowd of entirely new faces sing a song that means everything to you.
So tell the desperate cold caller where to stick his survey or Jack will spread the information he has wrung from you to the four corners of the Earth.
Over the treetops rise the Yazidis' distinctive spires -- white, fluted cones that represent the sun's rays descending to the four corners of the earth.
The war on Yemen is likewise based on the Wahhabi version of Islam, a vicious ideology that inspires and motivates the extremist Sunni terrorists to the four corners of the earth.
Attendees from the four corners of the earth will flock to the European Coatings Show, where they will be able to meet with over 1,000 exhibitors from more than 43 countries, and network with other attendees from the global paint and coatings industry.
This isolated village, of 1,800 meters' altitude in Becharreh, is inhabited by villagers who consider themselves the relatives of the Saint known in the four corners of the earth.