transmundane

[ trans-muhn-deyn, tranz-; trans-muhn-deyn, tranz- ]
/ ˌtræns mʌnˈdeɪn, ˌtrænz-; trænsˈmʌn deɪn, trænz- /

adjective

reaching beyond or existing outside the physical or visible world.

Nearby words

  1. transmittancy,
  2. transmitter,
  3. transmittivity,
  4. transmogrify,
  5. transmontane,
  6. transmural,
  7. transmutation,
  8. transmutative,
  9. transmute,
  10. transnational

Origin of transmundane

First recorded in 1770–80; trans- + mundane

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Examples from the Web for transmundane

  • 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

beyond this world or worldly considerations
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