Examples of worldly in a Sentence
She is more worldly than her younger sister.
she returned from her year as an exchange student a much more worldly person
Recent Examples of worldly from the Web
Meghan Markle is the woman Prince Harry fell in love with because of her 36 years of worldly existence, not in spite of it.
The poetry of Heron Bay lies not in its logic and symmetry but in the sensuality of these principles as interpreted in porous, other worldly coral in a tropical setting.
Recently, a worldly friend told my wife that some cell-phone carriers offer senior discounts.
Kim, who spent part of his younger years at a school in Switzerland, is more worldly than his father, Kim Jong Il, or his grandfather, Kim il Sung, both of whom rarely left North Korea.
The soundtrack for Black Panther was meticulously crafted to match the worldly aesthetic of the movie from the Afrobeat-laden instrumentals to South Korean artist Psy’s brief salute when T’Challa, Nakia, and Okoye traveled to Korea.
He will be fondly remembered for living life to the fullest and his worldly travels.
As Vanessa, a book editor who’s the second in line to get married, Vella Lovell balances wildness with worldly skepticism.
Kerry, the impossibly rich liberal, a beneficiary of the Heinz ketchup fortune thanks to his wife, was a worldly fellow, comfortable on a yacht.
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Synonym Discussion of worldly
- abandoned earthly concerns and entered a convent
- worldly goods
- a mundane discussion of finances
WORLDLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of worldly for English Language Learners
: of or relating to the human world and ordinary life rather than to religious or spiritual matters
: having a lot of practical experience and knowledge about life and the world
WORLDLY Defined for Kids
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