|a scrap or morsel of food left at a meal.|
|a chattering or flighty, light-headed person.|
|1.||a person who has lived and travelled in many countries, esp one who is free of national prejudices|
|2.||having interest in or familiar with many parts of the world|
|3.||sophisticated or urbane|
|4.||composed of people or elements from all parts of the world or from many different spheres|
|5.||(of plants or animals) widely distributed|
|[C17: from French, ultimately from Greek kosmopolitēs, from kosmo-|
cosmopolitan cos·mo·pol·i·tan (kŏz'mə-pŏl'ĭ-tn)
Growing or occurring in many parts of the world; widely distributed. n.
A cosmopolitan organism.