Definition of globe:
- A body of troops, or of men or animals, drawn up in a circle; - a military formation used by the Romans, answering to the modern infantry square.
- A round model of the world; a spherical representation of the earth or heavens; as, a terrestrial or celestial globe; - called also artificial globe.
- A round or spherical body, solid or hollow; a body whose surface is in every part equidistant from the center; a ball; a sphere.
- Anything which is nearly spherical or globular in shape; as, the globe of the eye; the globe of a lamp.
- The earth; the terraqueous ball; - usually preceded by the definite article.
- To gather or form into a globe.
human race, bollock, humans, existence, eyeball, terra firma, orchis, mankind, testicle, ballock, balloon, clod, egg, solid ground, domain, testis, dry land, land, public, chunk, lump, clump, nut, formal, worldly concern, human beings, humanity, glob, reality, ground, musket ball, earthly concern, macrocosm, populace, man, humankind.
- ball (part of speech: noun)
- universe (part of speech: noun)
- "Nature's Serial Story", E. P. Roe.
If that skunk would only drop some decent clue to the place, I trust Wayne here to find it, and we could leave Mr. 'Monsieur voodoo priest' to sail the globe, if he likes, while we go back and take possession of Carlos's mine.- "The Voodoo Gold Trail", Walter Walden.
- "Colonel Carter's Christmas and The Romance of an Old-Fashioned Gentleman", F. Hopkinson Smith.