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Meaning of "worldly goods" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WORLDLY GOODS

worldly goods  [ˈwɜːldlɪ ɡʊdz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WORLDLY GOODS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Worldly goods is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES WORLDLY GOODS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of worldly goods in the English dictionary

The definition of worldly goods in the dictionary is everything you own.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH WORLDLY GOODS


airwards
ˈɛəwʊdz
backwoods
ˈbækwʊdz
crossroads
ˈkrɒsˌrəʊdz
goods
ɡʊdz
inroads
ˈɪnrəʊdz
loads
ləʊdz
Rhodes
rəʊdz
woods
wʊdz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WORLDLY GOODS

world-beating
world-class
world-famous
world-line
world-shaking
world-view
world-weariness
world-weary
World´s Series
worldbeat
worlded
worldlier
worldliest
worldliness
worldling
worldly
worldly wisdom
worldly-minded
worldly-wise
worldwide

WORDS THAT END LIKE WORLDLY GOODS

a piece of goods
bill of goods
branded goods
capital goods
consumer goods
cotton goods
damaged goods
deliver the goods
dry goods
durable goods
household goods
leather goods
manufactured goods
neck of the woods
public goods
rubber goods
small goods
soft goods
the goods
white goods
yard goods

Synonyms and antonyms of worldly goods in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «worldly goods» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WORLDLY GOODS

Find out the translation of worldly goods to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of worldly goods from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «worldly goods» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

身外之物
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

bienes terrenales
570 millions of speakers

English

worldly goods
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सांसारिक वस्तुओं
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

السلع العالمية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

мирские товары
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

bens materiais
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পার্থিব পণ্য
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

biens de ce monde
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Barangan duniawi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Hab und Gut
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

世俗的な財
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

세속적 인 제품
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Barang jagad
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hàng hóa thế gian
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உலக பொருட்கள்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सांसारिक वस्तू
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Dünyevi mallar
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

beni terreni
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

dóbr ziemskich
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

мирські товари
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

bunuri lumești
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

εγκόσμια αγαθά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

aardse besittings
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

världsliga varor
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

jordiske gods
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of worldly goods

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WORLDLY GOODS»

The term «worldly goods» is regularly used and occupies the 76.281 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WORLDLY GOODS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about worldly goods

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WORLDLY GOODS»

Discover the use of worldly goods in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to worldly goods and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Worldly Goods: A New History of the Renaissance
Explores significant business dealings between artists and patrons in a historical tour through the Renaissance that posits that the period's fabulous advances in culture were tied to the creation of wealth
‎1998
2
Man's Worldly Goods - The Story of the Wealth of Nations
Man's Worldly Goods - The Story of The Wealth of Nations By Leo Huberman Originally published in the 1930s, this is 'an attempt to explain history by economic theory, and economic theory by history'.
Leo Huberman, 2008
3
All My Worldly Goods
The crumbling edifice of an English country estate serves as the stage for the lives of four aristocratic women, including a Boston heiress and a lady biographer, and their men--among them, an Italian painter and a poor Cockney chap
Anne Weale, 1989
4
Worldly Goods
Paul Foster and Niki Greenwood, business barons, bitter rivals, each with an obscure past in central Europe, battle over the acquisition of a small publishing house to prevent publication of a potentially devastating book
Michael Korda, Outlet, 1984
5
All Our Worldly Goods
Taut, evocative and beautifully paced, All Our Worldly Goods points up with heartbreaking detail and clarity how close were those two wars, how history repeated itself, tragically, shockingly.
Irène Némirovsky, 2008
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He: "With All My Worldly Goods I Thee Endow." She: "But, ...
Written for a range of audiences, these works are a treasure for any curious reader looking to see the world through the eyes of ages past.
George Moon, 2011
7
The Bedford Inventories: The Worldly Goods of John, Duke of ...
The book concludes with biographies of 40 of Bedford's officers and creditors in England and France.
Jenny Stratford, 1993
8
His Worldly Goods...
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
Margaretta Tuttle, 2012
9
All Our Worldly Goods
Taut, evocative and beautifully paced, All Our Worldly Goods points up with heartbreaking detail and clarity how close were those two wars, how history repeated itself, tragically, shockingly.
Irène Némirovsky, 2009
10
His Worldly Goods
This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before 1923. This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters, introduced typographical errors, and jumbled words.
Anonymous, 2010

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WORLDLY GOODS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term worldly goods is used in the context of the following news items.
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Theft robs victim of her worldly goods
THIEVES have halted a new life down south for a Wadborough woman after a horse trailer full of cherished family possessions was stolen. Jane Wright-Roberts ... «Evesham Observer, Jul 15»
2
Gov. Branstad recognizes volunteerism at Worldly Goods
Gov. Terry Branstad visited Worldly Goods of Ames on Wednesday to recognize the shop's commitment to volunteerism. Branstad met with store manger Andrea ... «Ames Tribune, Jul 15»
3
Worldly Goods wins Iowa volunteer competition
Worldly Goods employees, from left, Andrea Gronau, Debi Barr and Emily Poppinga were named the winners of this year's Give Back Iowa Challenge, having ... «Ames Tribune, Jun 15»
4
Keweenaw monks featured in documentary
Monasticism involves disregarding the importance of worldly goods and ambitions, and embracing poverty, chastity and obedience, with prayer at the center of ... «Washington Times, Apr 15»
5
Worldly goods sold for gastric sleeve
Patterson has sold all his worldly goods in Oamaru over the last few weeks, raising about $6000. Along with his friend, musician Simon McLean, he spent the ... «Timaru Herald, Mar 15»
6
Pope says Vatican administration is sick with power and greed
He listed no fewer than 15 "sicknesses and temptations", from the "spiritual Alzheimer's" of those who had become enthralled by worldly goods and power to the ... «Reuters, Dec 14»
7
Robert Rubin Echoes Robert F. Kennedy: GDP Is Fatally Flawed …
We will find neither national purpose nor personal satisfaction in a mere continuation of economic progress, in an endless amassing of worldly goods. «ThinkProgress, Jul 14»
8
Pope: build your own existence not on worldly goods but on the …
On the solemnity of Corpus Christi Francis invites us to pray. "Jesus, keep us from the temptations of worldly food, from the poisoned food that makes us slaves; ... «AsiaNews.it, Jun 14»
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WORLDLY GOODS: Church's SERRV gift shop offers international …
The SERRV international gift shop, an enterprise run solely by volunteers, is open on Saturdays nine months during the year, with longer hours in November ... «Finger Lakes Times, Nov 13»
10
Pope Francis and the Satanism of Greed
“Success” is understood purely in terms of financial prosperity and worldly ... of Gospel charity: love for our neighbor and detachment from our worldly goods. «Aleteia, Nov 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Worldly goods [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/worldly-goods>. Aug 2020 ».
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