Definition: relating to worldly matters
Part of Speech: Adjective
Synonym(s): worldly, earthly, secular
Antonym(s): spiritual, lasting
1. My daughter tends to spend her allowance on temporal goods that last only a brief time.
2. While my values are temporal in nature, my sister is quite spiritual and focuses her time on religious matters.
3. Since Rick does not believe in a heaven or hell, his main goal is to enjoy all the temporal pleasures he can before dying.