otherworldly

[ uhth-er-wurld-lee ]
/ ˈʌð ərˈwɜrld li /
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adjective

of, relating to, or devoted to another world, as the world of imagination or the world to come.

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Origin of otherworldly

1870–75; other world + -ly

OTHER WORDS FROM otherworldly

oth·er·world·li·ness, noun

Words nearby otherworldly

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British Dictionary definitions for otherworldly

otherworldly
/ (ˌʌðəˈwɜːldlɪ) /

adjective

of or relating to the spiritual or imaginative world
impractical or unworldly

Derived forms of otherworldly

otherworldliness, noun
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