other world


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other world

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otherworld

n
the spirit world or afterlife
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oth′er world′


n.
the world after death; the next world.
[1150–1200]
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I caught a rare glimpse of one of these other worlds this week, when Red Cross volunteers took me to the slums of Soweto, with rubbish piled up and streams of stinking water running between the shacks.
Other worlds are only phantom possibilities, kept invisible by our policing of the boundaries of our world making.
Furthermore, not only is human reality "world-constituting" in its freedom, but also it is "world-surpassing." Human reality surpasses the world of meanings within which it lives towards other worlds of meanings.