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Those people had been right who had called Sir Denis unworldly.
MARY GRAYKATHARINE TYNAN
I am ashamed that for one moment I doubted your innocent, unworldly heart.
The sisters were strict in their observances, and gave a good pattern of the unworldly life, which attracted Ellenbog strongly.
You see, I've known her from a child, and a more unworldly creature never breathed.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
He was an austere man, and had the reputation of being singularly unworldly, for a river man.
LIFE ON THE MISSISSIPPI, COMPLETEMARK TWAIN (SAMUEL CLEMENS)
He inhabited a remote and essentially unworldly sphere, from which the existence of his daughter was wholly separate.
And with that the man of the world was struck dumb, and, as in all intolerable moments, the word was with the unworldly.
THE BALL AND THE CROSSG.K. CHESTERTON
It is an unworldly sleepy place, though its commerce in cheeses is enormous.
THE AUTOMOBILIST ABROADM. F. (MILBURG FRANCISCO) MANSFIELD
Sometimes, as Grandfather gazed at their fair, unworldly countenances, a mist of tears bedimmed his spectacles.
GRANDFATHER'S CHAIRNATHANIEL HAWTHORNE
In his earnestness he had neglected to soften clown the narrative so that it might not terrify the heart of this unworldly infant.
GRANDFATHER'S CHAIRNATHANIEL HAWTHORNE

WORDS RELATED TO UNWORLDLY

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longanimitynoun | [long-guh-nim-i-tee, lawng- ]SEE DEFINITION
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