earthiest earthiest

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. Result: some of the earthiest jazz heard in captivity anywhere.
  2. In that babel of cryptic foreign words, inscribed in an equally cryptic shorthand, Pepys confided to his diary all the earthiest details of his rakish life in London in the 1660s.
  3. He could be the earthiest of artists, and at times his eyes seemed restricted to the everydaya woman holding an infant in her arms, two old people kissing each other farewell.

News

  1. Earth's near-twin found orbiting Red Dwarf

    We've been hearing a lot about Earth-like planets out there in our galaxy, but a new planet announced Thursday might be the earthiest one yet.
    on April 19, 2014     Source: ABC 15 Phoenix

  2. Almost Earth: A Newly Discovered Planet Could Be a Lot Like Ours

    The best place to look for extraterrestrial life would be on worlds with a size and composition like our own. Astronomers have now discovered what may be the Earthiest planet yet—and there are surely more out there
    on April 17, 2014     Source: Time Magazine

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