Definition of Worldly. Meaning of Worldly. Synonyms of Worldly

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Definition of Worldly

Worldly
Worldly World"ly, adv. With relation to this life; in a worldly manner. Subverting worldly strong and worldly wise By simply meek. --Milton.
Worldly
Worldly World"ly, a. [AS. woroldlic.] 1. Relating to the world; human; common; as, worldly maxims; worldly actions. ``I thus neglecting worldly ends.' --Shak. Many years it hath continued, standing by no other worldly mean but that one only hand which erected it. --Hooker. 2. Pertaining to this world or life, in contradistinction from the life to come; secular; temporal; devoted to this life and its enjoyments; bent on gain; as, worldly pleasures, affections, honor, lusts, men. With his soul fled all my worldly solace. --Shak. 3. Lay, as opposed to clerical. [Obs.] --Chaucer.

Meaning of Worldly from wikipedia

- such as a world ocean, a world serpent or similar. In some religions, worldliness (also called carnality) is that which relates to this world as opposed...
- Worldly Girl (Italian: La ragazza del mondo) is a 2016 Italian drama film co-written and directed by Marco Danieli, at his feature film debut. The film...
- The Art of Worldly Wisdom (Spanish: Oráculo Manual y Arte de Prudencia) is a book written in 1647 by Baltasar Gracián y Morales, better known as Baltasar...
- thought. The author of some 20 books, Heilbroner was best known for The Worldly Philosophers: The Lives, Times and Ideas of the Great Economic Thinkers...
- Worldly Goods is a 1924 American comedy silent film directed by Paul Bern and written by Sophie Kerr and A. P. Younger. The film stars Agnes Ayres, Patrick...
- The Worldly Madonna is a 1922 American drama silent film directed by Harry Garson and starring Clara Kimball Young and William P. Carleton. A nun at the...
- we profess the worldliness of the devil... when we profess Christ without the Cross, we are not disciples of the Lord, we are worldly". The theme of rejecting...
- person: "He was almost wholly without sophistication and wholly without worldliness ... There was always with him a wonderful purity at once childlike and...
- is opposed, as is education on non-religious subjects, the "worthless worldly sciences". ISIL is known for its extensive and effective use of propaganda...
- In mathematical set theory, a worldly cardinal is a cardinal κ such that the rank Vκ is a model of Zermelo–Fraenkel set theory. Hamkins, Joel David (2014)...
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