[ this-wurld-lee-nis ]

  1. concern or preoccupation with worldly things and values.

Origin of this-worldliness

First recorded in 1870–75

Other words from this-worldliness

  • this-worldly, adjective

Words Nearby this-worldliness Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use this-worldliness in a sentence

  • When nuns have relapsed from other-worldliness to this-worldliness how have they been?

    The Darrow Enigma | Melvin L. Severy