Definition of man or woman of the world in English:
A person who is experienced in the ways of sophisticated society.
- On the contrary, he was a man of the world, an experienced soldier, widely travelled, with close contacts with many of the leading men of affairs, both in his own city and elsewhere.
- What a great example Kelly is to impressionable young women of the world.
- Born in Singapore, growing up in East London and now based in Los Angeles, Clarisse is a woman of the world.