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EARTH





Definition:

  1. [noun] the 3rd planet from the sun; the planet on which we live; "the Earth moves around the sun"; "he sailed around the world"
    Synonyms: Earth, world, globe

  2. [noun] the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface; "they dug into the earth outside the church"
    Synonyms: ground

  3. [noun] the solid part of the earth's surface; "the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land"; "the earth shook for several minutes"; "he dropped the logs on the ground"
    Synonyms: land, dry land, ground, solid ground, terra firma

  4. [noun] the abode of mortals (as contrasted with heaven or hell); "it was hell on earth"
    Synonyms: Earth

  5. [noun] once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)

  6. [noun] the concerns of the world as distinguished from heaven and the afterlife; "they consider the church to be independent of the world"
    Synonyms: worldly concern, ly concern, world

  7. [noun] a connection between an electrical device and the earth (which is a zero voltage)
    Synonyms: ground

  8. [verb] hide in the earth like a hunted animal

  9. [verb] connect to the earth; "earth the circuit"

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