- –adj.1. of this world; not of heaven: »
worldly wealth, worldly knowledge, worldly ambition.SYNONYM(S): mundane. See syn. under earthly. (Cf. ↑earthly)2. a) caring much for the interests and pleasures of this world. b) caring too much for such interests and pleasures.3. = worldly-wise. (Cf. ↑worldly-wise)–adv.in a worldly manner; with a worldly intent or disposition.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.