She's travelled all over the world.
News of the disaster shocked the whole world.
We live in a changing world.
I like travel[l]ing and discovering new place[s] [i]n the world. (Skills for Life (Entry 1); A1; Serbian)
His whole world fell apart when she left.
I like this room because it's "my world" and because it is very big. (Key English Test; A2; Italian)
the entertainment world
the world of politics
Well, as you know, I'm not very interested in the fashion world, so I rarely spend much time shopping for clothes. (Preliminary English Test; B1; Portuguese)
Living in the country and working in the city you have the best of both worlds.
Only those that can afford to live in the suburban areas can combine the best of both worlds and they tend to be rather affluent. (Certificate of Proficiency in English; C2; Greek)
Their chocolate cake is just out of this world!
The dessert trays are out of this world. (Certificate of Proficiency in English; C2; Swedish)
That swim has done me a world of good.
I feel a year abroad would do her a world of good in letting her care for children, learn to speak English properly, and see life from different aspects. (Certificate in Advanced English; C1; Swedish)
It won't be the end of the world if I don't get the job.
I had just won a major tournament and I was feeling on top of the world.
I felt like I was on top of the world and nothing could take that happiness from me. (Certificate of Proficiency in English; C2; Greek)