worldling

noun
world·​ling | \ ˈwər(-ə)ld-liŋ How to pronounce worldling (audio) , ˈwərl-liŋ \

Definition of worldling

: a person engrossed in the concerns of this present world

First Known Use of worldling

1549, in the meaning defined above

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“Worldling.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/worldling. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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