Free TranslationFree Translation
Synonyms, antonyms, pronunciation

English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'

Secularity   Listen
Secularity  n.  Supreme attention to the things of the present life; worldliness. "A secularity of character which makes Christianity and its principal doctrines distasteful or unintelligible."

Collaborative International Dictionary of English 0.48

Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Matching a pattern  

Words linked to  

only single words

Share |

"Secularity" Quotes from Famous Books

... white and deadly cold poles of the earth from the prolific tropical climates. All changes pass without violence, by reason of the two cardinal conditions of boundless space and boundless time. Geology has initiated us into the secularity of nature, and taught us to disuse our dame-school measures, and exchange our Mosaic and Ptolemaic schemes for her large style. We knew nothing rightly, for want of perspective. Now we learn what patient periods must round themselves before the rock is ...
— Essays, Second Series • Ralph Waldo Emerson

Copyright © 2019 e-Free