Synonyms of temporal


1. temporal role, temporal, semantic role, participant role

usage: the semantic role of the noun phrase that designates the time of the state or action denoted by the verb


1. temporal, impermanent (vs. permanent), temporary

usage: not eternal; "temporal matters of but fleeting moment"- F.D.Roosevelt

2. temporal

usage: of or relating to or limited by time; "temporal processing"; "temporal dimensions"; "temporal and spacial boundaries"; "music is a temporal art"

3. temporal

usage: of or relating to the temples (the sides of the skull behind the orbit); "temporal bone"

4. worldly (vs. unworldly), secular, temporal, economic, material, materialistic, mercenary, worldly-minded, mundane, terrestrial, earthly, profane#2, secular, sophisticated

usage: characteristic of or devoted to the temporal world as opposed to the spiritual world; "worldly goods and advancement"; "temporal possessions of the church"

5. temporal, earthly (vs. heavenly)

usage: of this earth or world; "temporal joys"; "our temporal existence"

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Definition and meaning of temporal (Dictionary)