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worldly

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The ideas of a time are like the clothes of a season: they are as arbitrary, as much imposed by some superior will which is seldom explicit. They are utilitarian and political, the instruments of smooth-running government.
Wyndham Lewis
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English

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈwɜː(r)ldli/

also pronounced 'wurldlee

Adjective

worldly (comparative worldl, superlative ier)

Positive
worldly

Comparative
worldl

Superlative
ier

  1. Of or relating to man and the planet earth, physical as opposed to spiritual.
  2. Concerned with secular rather than sacred matters.
  3. Very sophisticated especially because of surfeit; versed in the ways of the world.

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