Definitions for: Unworldly


[adj] not wise in the ways of the world; "either too unsophisticated or too honest to promise more than he could deliver"; "this helplessly unworldly woman"- Kate O'Brien
[adj] not concerned with the temporal world or swayed by mundane considerations; "was unworldly and did not greatly miss worldly rewards"- Sheldon Cheney



Webster (1913) Definition: Un*world"ly, a.
Not worldly; spiritual; holy. --Hawthorne. --
Un*world"li*ness, n.

Synonyms: anchoritic, cloistered, cloistral, conventual, eremitic, eremitical, hermitic, hermitical, monastic, monastical, naif, naive, spiritual, unearthly, unmercenary, unsophisticated

Antonyms: worldly

See Also: pious

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