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1. worldly

adjective. ['ˈwɝːldli'] characteristic of or devoted to the temporal world as opposed to the spiritual world.

Synonyms

  • materialistic
  • earthly
  • economic
  • mercenary
  • profane
  • terrestrial
  • temporal
  • worldly-minded
  • material
  • sophisticated
  • secular

Antonyms

  • sacred
  • naive
  • unworldly
  • upper-class

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Words that Rhyme with Worldly

  • absurdly
  • acidly
  • admittedly
  • advisedly
  • advisedly
  • allegedly
  • assertedly
  • assuredly
  • avidly
  • avowedly
  • awkwardly
  • badly
  • baldly
  • belatedly
  • blandly
  • blessedly
  • blindly
  • boldly
  • broadly
  • candidly

Example sentences of the word worldly


1. Adverb
Esau was so of worldly flesh that he traded his birthright for a bowl of soup.

Quotes containing the word worldly


1. Our worldly successes cannot be guaranteed, but our ability to achieve spiritual success is entirely up to us, thanks to the grace of God. The best advice I know is to give is to give those worldly things your best but never your all - reserve the ultimate hope for the only one who can grant it.
- Mitt Romney

2. The Worldly Hope men set their Hearts upon Turns Ashes - or it prospers; and anon, Like Snow upon the Desert's dusty Face, Lighting a little hour or two - is gone.
- Omar Khayyam

3. Our worldly successes cannot be guaranteed, but our ability to achieve spiritual success is entirely up to us, thanks to the grace of God. The best advice I know is to give is to give those worldly things your best but never your all - reserve the ultimate hope for the only one who can grant it.
- Mitt Romney

2. worldly-wise

adjective. experienced in and wise to the ways of the world.

Antonyms

  • illiterate

3. worldly-minded

adjective. marked by materialism.

Synonyms

  • worldly
  • mercenary
  • temporal
  • secular

Antonyms

  • lower-class
  • upper-class
  • heavenly
  • sacred

4. worldly

adjective. ['ˈwɝːldli'] very sophisticated especially because of surfeit; versed in the ways of the world.

Synonyms

  • blase

Antonyms

  • extraordinary
  • lower-class
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