The people, culture, ideas, or experiences beyond an enclosed, sheltered, or remote place, situation or environment.
Being raised out on the farm meant Jacob had little knowledge of the outside world.
Anthropologists came upon an indigenous society that had had no previous contact with the outside world.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
The idiom ‘the outside world’ means “to deal with a difficult situation without being harmed or damaged”
Example usage of idiom ‘the outside world’: Newspapers have weathered the storm of online information by providing news online themselves.