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world
[.] WORLD, n. [This seems to be a compound word, and probably is named from roundness, the vault; but this is not certain.] [.] 1. The universe; the whole system of created globes or vast bodies of matter. [.] 2. The earth; the terraqueous globe; sometimes called the ...

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worldliness
[.] WORLDLINESS, n. [from world.] A predominant passion for obtaining the good things of this life; covetousness; addictedness to gain and temporal enjoyments.

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worldling
[.] WORLDLING, n. A person whose soul is set upon gaining temporal possessions; one devoted to this world and its enjoyments. [.] [.] If we consider the expectations of futurity, the worldling gives up the argument.

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worldly
[.] WORLDLY, a. [.] 1. Secular; temporal; pertaining to this world or life, in contradistinction to the life to come; as worldly pleasures; worldly affairs; worldly estate; worldly honor; worldly lusts. Titus 2. [.] 2. Devoted to this life and its enjoyments; bent ...

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worldly-minded
[.] WORLDLY-MINDED, a. Devoted to the acquisition of property and to temporal enjoyments.

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worldly-mindedness
[.] WORLDLY-MINDEDNESS, n. A predominating love and pursuit of this worlds goods, to the exclusion of piety and attention to spiritual concerns.

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defeat

DEFEAT, n.

1. Overthrow; loss of battle; the check, rout, or destruction of an army by the victory of an enemy.

2. Successful resistance; as the defeat of an attack.

3. Frustration; a rendering null and void; as the defeat of a title.

4. Frustration; prevention of success; as the defeat of a plan or design.

DEFEAT, v.t.

1. To overcome or vanquish, as an army; to check, disperse or ruin by victory; to overthrow; applies to an army, or a division of troops; to a fleet, or to a commander.

The English army defeated the French on the plains of Abraham. Gen. Wolf defeated Montcalm. The French defeated the Austrians at Marengo.

2. To frustrate; to prevent the success of; to disappoint.

Then mayest thou for me defeat the counsel of Ahithophel. 2 Sam. Xv. And xvii.

We say, our dearest hopes are often defeated.

3. To render null and void; as, to defeat a title or an estate.

4. To resist with success; as, to defeat an attempt or assault.

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