man of the world


man of the world
Date: 15th century a practical or worldly-wise man of wide experience

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Man of the World — may refer to: Fiction Man of the World (TV series) (1962–1963), British drama series Man of the World (film), directed by Richard Wallace Charles Macklin Henry Mackenzie Music and Poetry Man of the World (song), by Peter Green Man Of The World, a …   Wikipedia

  • man of the world — n. A worldly wise person; a sophisticate. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The strongest man in the world — may refer to:* Artie, the Strongest Man in the World, a character from The Adventures of Pete Pete * The Strongest Man in the World, a 1975 Disney film * Zishe Breitbart, a Polish born circus performer, known as Strongest Man in the World …   Wikipedia

  • The Ablest Man in the World — is a short story by Edward Page Mitchell. It was written in 1879. Plot summaryDr. Fisher is spending his July holiday in Baden. While he is there, Baron Savitch, a rising Russian politician, is said to be ill by one of the hotel staff. Fisher is… …   Wikipedia

  • The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World — ( El Ahogado mas Hermoso del Mundo ) is a 1968 short story by Gabriel Garcia Marquez.Plot. One morning, the village children find a seaweed covered body on the beach. They play with it until the adults discover the corpse and decide that it must… …   Wikipedia

  • The Strongest Man in the World — Infobox Film name = The Strongest Man in the World caption = Theatrical Release Poster director = Vincent McEveety producer = Bill Anderson writer = Joseph L. McEveety starring = Kurt Russell Joe Flynn Eve Arden Cesar Romero Phil Silvers music =… …   Wikipedia

  • Artie, the Strongest Man in the World — is a character on the television show The Adventures of Pete Pete , played by Toby Huss. He was Little Pete s personal superhero . He appeared in the specials, shorts, and first two seasons of the series, as well as the two five minute Pete Pete… …   Wikipedia

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  • The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship — The Flying Ship or The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship is a Russian fairy tale. Andrew Lang included it in The Yellow Fairy Book and Arthur Ransome in Old Peter s Russian Tales .Uri Shulevitz illustrated a version of Ransome s tale, The… …   Wikipedia


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