adverb see secular I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Secularly — Sec u*lar*ly, adv. In a secular or worldly manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • secularly — secular ► ADJECTIVE 1) not religious, sacred, or spiritual. 2) (of clergy) not subject to or bound by religious rule. 3) Astronomy denoting slow changes in the motion of the sun or planets. 4) Economics (of a fluctuation or trend) occurring or… …   English terms dictionary

  • secularly — See secular. * * * …   Universalium

  • secularly — adverb In a secular fashion …   Wiktionary

  • secularly — adv. in a secular manner, in a nonreligious manner, worldly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • secularly — sec·u·lar·ly …   English syllables

  • secularly — adverb Etymology: Middle English secularelie, alteration (influenced by Late Latin saecularis secular) of seculerli, from seculer, adjective, secular + li ly : in a secular manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • secular — secularly, adv. /sek yeuh leuhr/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to worldly things or to things that are not regarded as religious, spiritual, or sacred; temporal: secular interests. 2. not pertaining to or connected with religion (opposed to sacred):… …   Universalium

  • Entheogen — An entheogen, in the strictest sense, is a psychoactive substance used in a religious or shamanic (or entheogenic) context. Entheogens generally come from plant sources which contain molecules closely related to endogenous neurochemicals. They… …   Wikipedia

  • Temporally — Tem po*ral*ly, adv. In a temporal manner; secularly. [R.] South. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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