sublunar Meaning, Definition & Usage
adjective situated between the earth and the moon
adjective satellite of this earth
- transcendental motives for sublunary actions
- fleeting sublunary pleasures
- the nearest to an angelic being that treads this terrestrial ball
Sub*lu"nar, Sub"lu*na*ry adjective
Situated beneath the moon; hence, of or pertaining to this world; terrestrial; earthly.
All things sublunary are subject to change. Dryden.
All sublunary comforts imitate the changeableness, as well as feel the influence, of the planet they are under. South.