earthier earthier

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) sensible and practical
  2. (adj) not far removed from or suggestive of nature
  3. (adj) hearty and lusty
  4. (adj) conspicuously and tastelessly indecent
  5. (adj) of or consisting of or resembling earth

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. As a much earthier seductress, Josephine Premice jiggles and jabbers with fine mocking verve.
  2. People who favor a Pinot Noir that smells like cherry-vanilla ice cream may find it an adjustment to savor one with an earthier bouquet.
  3. Tumbleweed, earthier and more direct, ought to be one of the big hits of 1971.

News

  • Sen. Bob Corker calls 'BS' on boss' diatribe

    U.S. Sen. Bob Corker is well known for speaking pretty bluntly at times, but did the Tennessee Republican really use a far earthier version of the term bull manure to call down Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell this week?
    on July 18, 2013     Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press

Quotes

  1. "Heelis was much earthier than Norman," Noonan said. "In many ways, I think she was happier with him than she would have been with Norman, once she had outgrown her adolescent crush."
    on Jan 5, 2007 By: Chris Noonan Source: Newsday

  2. "One thing I knew I wanted to do (with 'Cry-Baby') was to make it feel more like a John Waters thing," Javerbaum says. "More earthy and coarse. Not mean-spirited, because it's never mean-spirited. And I do think this feels a little earthier."
    on Nov 4, 2007 By: David Javerbaum Source: San Diego Union Tribune

  3. "The Plan was kind of theoretically funky; funky for Built To Spill fans," Morrison told Billboard.com in early 2006. "This is a lot earthier. I don't want to say it sounds like an R&B band, because that evokes John Legend. It doesn't sound...
    on Jul 27, 2007 By: Travis Morrison Source: Billboard

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