the manner in which people typically behave or things typically happen
the ordinary reader is endowed with considerable wisdom and knowledge of the way of the world
she was well-versed in the ways of the world before she had taken the veil
he was amazingly innocent of the ways of the world
How To Use the ways of the world In A Sentence
- Perhaps you can entreat some strapping young lad into educating you in the ways of the world.
- O afflicter of thy foes, in compensation for all this vast misery wrought by Dhritarashtra's son, thou wilt attain to proportional happiness after having killed thy foes, O great king, O lord of men, the ways of the world are known to thee. The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2 Books 4, 5, 6 and 7
- The vast majority of homeless people are there because they won't conform to the ways of the world.
- he was amazingly innocent of the ways of the world
- As a person who likes rustic charm, these fruits reminded me of countrymen who are ignorant of the ways of the world.
- This is especially true if we are young and inexperienced in the ways of the world. Phoenix From the Flame
- Meaning, of course, that he wasn't anything like the Real Thing, but when I was young and unschooled in the ways of the world, he seemed near enough to me, damn it.
- This Australia was impudent, naive and ignorant of the ways of the world; it was yet to put away childish things.
- He's too young to understand the ways of the world.
- He's very young and still has a lot to learn about the ways of the world.