L l


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • \ˈlā-ə-kəl\
    • /ˈleɪɪkəl/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • \ˈlā-ə-kəl\

Definitions of laical word

  • noun laical (archaic) Of or pertaining to a layman or laity. 1
  • adjective laical of or involving the laity; secular 0

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Parts of speech for Laical


laical popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 7% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data about 67% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

laical usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for laical

adjective laical

  • civil — You use civil to describe events that happen within a country and that involve the different groups of people in it.
  • materialistic — excessively concerned with physical comforts or the acquisition of wealth and material possessions, rather than with spiritual, intellectual, or cultural values.
  • worldly — of or relating to this world as contrasted with heaven, spiritual life, etc.; earthly; mundane.
  • lay — to bring about or affect by lying (often used reflexively): to lie oneself out of a difficulty; accustomed to lying his way out of difficulties.
  • material — the substance or substances of which a thing is made or composed: Stone is a durable material.

Antonyms for laical

adjective laical

  • mental — of or relating to the chin.
  • godly — conforming to the laws and wishes of God; devout; pious.
  • holy — specially recognized as or declared sacred by religious use or authority; consecrated: holy ground.
  • religious — of, relating to, or concerned with religion: a religious holiday.
  • spiritual — of, relating to, or consisting of spirit; incorporeal.

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