otherworldly Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
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otherworldlyadjective

uk   /ˌʌð.əˈwɜːld.li/  us   /-ɚˈwɝːld-/
more closely connected to spiritual things than to the ordinary things of life: The children in the picture look delicate and otherworldly, as though they had never run or shouted.
Translations of “otherworldly”
in Chinese (Traditional) 超凡脫俗的,超脫塵世的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 超凡脱俗的,超脱尘世的…
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