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Another word for temporal

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Adjective
  1. Relating to or characteristic of the earth or of human life on earth

  2. Lasting or existing only for a short time

      1. Lasting for a markedly brief time:
      2. Lasting only one day
      3. Having a short lifespan or a short annual period of aboveground growth. Used especially of plants.
      1. Tending to pass away or fade from sight like mist or smoke; ephemeral
      1. Fleeting; evanescent.
      2. Swift; rapid
      3. Moving swiftly and nimbly.
      1. Passing quickly; ephemeral:
      2. Passing quickly.
      3. Passing swiftly; not lasting
      1. (Botany) Withering or dropping off early.
      2. (Bot.) Falling soon after blooming, as some flowers
      3. Passing quickly away; fleeting; ephemeral
      1. Lasting only a short time; fleeting:
      2. Difficult to comprehend or retain; elusive:
      3. Given to change or disappearance; perishable:
      1. Likely to occur at any moment
      2. Occurring or present at every moment:
      3. Lasting for only a moment; passing; transitory
      1. Allowing one to pass a test, course of study, inspection, or examination; satisfactory:
      2. Cursory or superficial; casual:
      3. Of brief duration; transitory:
      1. Living or lasting only a short time; ephemeral.
      2. Having or tending to have a short life span or existence
      1. Something that will last for only a limited period of time; transitory. Temporary is meaningless with regard to the duration of the length of time that it will last; however, it is used to designate absence of permanence. Something that will last for only a limited period of time; transitory. Temporary is meaningless with regard to the duration of the length of time that it will last; however, it is used to designate absence of permanence.
      1. Passing quickly or soon; fleeting; ephemeral
      2. Passing away with time; not permanent; temporary; transitory
      1. Existing or lasting only a short time; short-lived or temporary:
      2. Of a passing nature; not enduring or permanent; temporary, fleeting, or ephemeral; transient
    See also:

    continue

    time

  3. Not religious in subject matter, form, or use

      1. Not of or belonging to a particular profession; nonprofessional:
      2. Not belonging to the clergy, but associated with them.
      3. Of, relating to, or involving the laity:
      1. Nonreligious in subject matter, form, or use; secular:
      2. Not admitted into a body of secret knowledge or ritual; uninitiated.
      3. Not connected with religion or religious matters; secular
      1. Not bound by the full monastic rule of a religious order. Used of clergy.
      2. Not relating to religion or to a religious body; nonreligious:
      3. Of or relating to worldly things as distinguished from things relating to church and religion; not sacred or religious; temporal; worldly
      1. Concerned with human or earthly matters, physical as opposed to spiritual.
      2. Of, relating to, or devoted to the material world, especially in contrast to spiritual concerns.
      3. Concerned with secular rather than sacred matters.
    See also:

    sacred

Another word for temporal