unworldliness
noun see unworldly

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • unworldliness — unworldly ► ADJECTIVE 1) having little awareness of the realities of life. 2) not seeming to belong to this world. DERIVATIVES unworldliness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Unworldliness — Unworldly Un*world ly, a. Not worldly; spiritual; holy. Hawthorne. {Un*world li*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • unworldliness — noun The characteristic of being unworldly …   Wiktionary

  • unworldliness — n. lack of sophistication, lack of knowledge about the world …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unworldliness — un·worldliness …   English syllables

  • unworldliness — “+ noun : the quality or state of being unworldly …   Useful english dictionary

  • unworldly — unworldliness, n. /un werrld lee/, adj. 1. not worldly; not seeking material advantage; spiritually minded. 2. naive; unsophisticated; provincial. 3. not terrestrial; unearthly. [1700 10; UN 1 + WORLDLY] * * * …   Universalium

  • Asceticism — • The word asceticism comes from the Greek askesis which means practice, bodily exercise, and more especially, atheletic training Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Asceticism     Asceticism …   Catholic encyclopedia

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