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Difference between End of the world and World’s end

end of the world, thethe cessation of mortal life; the Apocalypse:

  • The creeping awareness that death was in the room filled the time. Like the end of the world might be.

Cf.: it’s not the end of the worldit is not a calamitous matter or situation (is used to console oneself or another person):

  • Anyway, it’s not the end of the world, Gretta. We’ll find a way out.

world’s end—(also: end of the earth) the remotest regions of the earth:

  • I will follow you to the world’s end, if you don’t think me too far gone to be out of confinement.