transmundane

[ trans-muhn-deyn, tranz-; trans-muhn-deyn, tranz- ]
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adjective
  1. reaching beyond or existing outside the physical or visible world: She believed in otherworldly contacts and transmundane spirits.

Origin of transmundane

1
First recorded in 1770–80; trans- + mundane

Words Nearby transmundane

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How to use transmundane in a sentence

  • God is no longer conceived as a transmundane being who guides the destinies of mankind according to a preconceived plan.

British Dictionary definitions for transmundane

transmundane

/ (trænzˈmʌndeɪn) /


adjective
  1. beyond this world or worldly considerations

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