What does the word cosmos mean?

Usage examples for cosmos

  1. For the maker of the Cosmos, as they see him, wants noticing too; he is fond of the deference and attention that simians pay him, and naturally he will be angry if it is withheld;- or if he is not, it will be most magnanimous of him. – This Simian World by Clarence Day Jr.
  2. If we understood all about that, the cosmos would have no secrets from us. – The Flying Legion by George Allan England
  3. He insists that orthodoxy is the best conceivable guardian of liberty, for the somewhat far- fetched reason that no believer in miracles would have such " a deep and sincere faith in the incurable routine of the cosmos" as to cling to the theory that men should not have the liberty to work changes. – G. K. Chesterton, A Critical Study by Julius West