Definition of Worldly

1. Adjective. Characteristic of or devoted to the temporal world as opposed to the spiritual world. "Temporal possessions of the church"




2. Adjective. Very sophisticated especially because of surfeit; versed in the ways of the world. "The benefits of his worldly wisdom"
Exact synonyms: Blase
Similar to: Sophisticated
Derivative terms: Worldliness

Definition of Worldly

1. a. Relating to the world; human; common; as, worldly maxims; worldly actions.

2. adv. With relation to this life; in a worldly manner.

3. a. Relating to the world; human; common; as, worldly maxims; worldly actions.

4. adv. With relation to this life; in a worldly manner.

Definition of Worldly

1. Adjective. Concerned with human or earthly matters, physical as opposed to spiritual. ¹

2. Adjective. Concerned with secular rather than sacred matters. ¹

3. Adjective. Sophisticated, especially because of surfeit; versed in the ways of the world. ¹

4. Adverb. In a worldly manner. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Worldly

1. pertaining to the world [adj -LIER, -LIEST]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Worldly

worldes
worldhood
worldkin
worldless
worldlessly
worldlessness
worldlier
worldliest
worldlike
worldline
worldlines
worldliness
worldlinesses
worldling
worldlings
worldly (current term)
worldly-minded
worldly-wise
worldly belongings
worldly concern
worldly goods
worldly possessions
worldlywise
worldmaking
worldriche
worlds
worlds apart
worldshaking
worldsheet
worldsheets

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