What does the word worldly mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Worldliness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • In a worldly manner.

Usage examples for worldly

  1. What I am in worldly estate, she is. – Tess of the d'Urbervilles A Pure Woman by Thomas Hardy
  2. Let us, therefore, content ourselves with the reflection that his success proved in the end to be of a far higher kind than a mere worldly success. – The Eulogy of Richard Jefferies by Walter Besant
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