What does global mean?

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ˈgloʊ bəlglob·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. global, planetary, world(a), worldwide, world-wideadjective

    involving the entire earth; not limited or provincial in scope

    "global war"; "global monetary policy"; "neither national nor continental but planetary"; "a world crisis"; "of worldwide significance"

  2. ball-shaped, global, globose, globular, orbicular, spheric, sphericaladjective

    having the shape of a sphere or ball

    "a spherical object"; "nearly orbicular in shape"; "little globular houses like mud-wasp nests"- Zane Grey

GCIDE

  1. globaladjective

    (Computers) Accessible and effective throughout an entire computer program, rather than in only one subroutine; -- used of variables; as, global variable. Opposite of local.

Wiktionary

  1. globalnoun

    A globally scoped identifier.

  2. globaladjective

    spherical, ball-shaped

    In the center was a small, global mass....

  3. globaladjective

    of or relating to a globe or sphere

  4. globaladjective

    Concerning all parts of the world.

    Pollution is a global problem.

  5. globaladjective

    of a variable, accessible by all parts of a program

    Global variables keep support engineers employed.

Editors Contribution

  1. global

    Relating to the world or all countries of the world.

    Global change is here and we are moving through moments of time creating peace, calm, stability, unity, solidarity, cohesion, understanding, optimum health, human rights, sustainable development goals and shared prosperity for all.


    Submitted by MaryC on April 4, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'global' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2773

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'global' in Adjectives Frequency: #376

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of global in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of global in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of global in a Sentence

  1. Ann Wagner:

    We've already interrupted 87 % of the global ad volume. Thirty-plus websites and online platforms have either shut down or had major policy changes.

  2. Chairman Gerry Grimstone:

    Pay is very high across financial services, all chairmen know that, we are looking at a globally competitive marketplace. If London wants to be competitive as a global financial center, it has to attract the best talent.

  3. Jeffrey Gundlach:

    Oil is in massive oversupply due to ZIRP (zero interest-rate policy) induced over-investment, and crashing oil is not the cause of all this chaos, it is a symptom of global economic weakness. As are all the tumbling risk markets.

  4. Defense Minister Marise Payne:

    As a major power, it will be important for regional stability that China provides reassurance to its neighbors by being more transparent about its defense policies, the Government will seek to deepen and broaden our important defense relationship with China while recognizing that our strategic interests may differ in relation to some regional and global security issues.

  5. London Metal Exchange:

    Through this base of operations in Asia, ICE plans to offer further global and regional products while expanding its network of exchanges and clearing houses.

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