[gloh-bee-si-tee] /gloʊˈbi sɪ ti/
obesity as affecting a very large percentage of the global population:
the public-health crisis of globesity.
(informal) obesity seen as a worldwide social problem
- Globe theater
The theater in London where many of the great plays of William Shakespeare were first performed. Shakespeare himself acted at the Globe. It burned and was rebuilt shortly before Shakespeare’s death and was finally pulled down in the middle of the seventeenth century. Note: In the late twentieth century a reconstruction of the theater was […]
noun 1. a theater on the south bank of the Thames in London, 1599–1613: many of Shakespeare’s plays were first produced here.
noun 1. any of various Old World, thistlelike, composite plants of the genus Echinops, having dense heads of tubular blue or white flowers.
[glohb-trot] /ˈgloʊbˌtrɒt/ verb (used without object), globetrotted, globetrotting. 1. to travel throughout the world, especially regularly or frequently.