Definition of temporal

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • temporal is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 12
  • temporal is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 12
  • temporal is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 15

Definition of temporal


  • the semantic role of the noun phrase that designates the time of the state or action denoted by the verb (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. temporal role
  • characteristic of or devoted to the temporal world as opposed to the spiritual world (adjective)

    Examples

    1. temporal possessions of the church

    Synonyms

    1. secular
    2. worldly
  • not eternal (adjective)

    Examples

    1. temporal matters of but fleeting moment
  • of this earth or world (adjective)

    Examples

    1. temporal joys
    2. our temporal existence
  • of or relating to or limited by time ()

    Examples

    1. temporal processing
    2. temporal dimensions
    3. temporal and spacial boundaries
    4. music is a temporal art
  • of or relating to the temples (the sides of the skull behind the orbit) ()

    Examples

    1. temporal bone

See definition of temporal in Merriam Webster

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