An alternate universe.
An example of universe is where everyone and everything exists.
In all this universe of possibilities, there is only one feasible option.
The universe in this comic book series is richly imagined.
That didn't just rock my world, it rocked my universe.
I think that the universe was created by a life force rather than a deity.
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Origin of universe
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Old French univers, from Latin universum (“all things, as a whole, the universe"), neuter of universus (“all together, whole, entire, collective, general, literally turned or combined into one"), from uni-, combining form of unus (“one") + versus (“turned"), perfect passive participle of verto (“I turn").
- Middle English, directly or via Old French univers, from Latin universum. See universe.