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Synonyms for earth

Synonyms for earth

the celestial body where humans live

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Synonyms for earth

the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface

the abode of mortals (as contrasted with Heaven or Hell)

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once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)

the concerns of this life as distinguished from heaven and the afterlife

a connection between an electrical device and a large conducting body, such as the earth (which is taken to be at zero voltage)

hide in the earth like a hunted animal

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connect to the earth

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If you want to be brought back down to earth, actively seek and find online exchanges where you are disparaged and even insulted.
Celtic's conquerors Borussia Monchengladbach were last night brought back down to earth by Bayern Munich.
Leaders VMH C were brought back down to earth with a 5-2 reversal at the hands of club rivals VMH D.
After winning two of their opening three fixtures, the newly-promoted Rangers were brought back down to earth with a massive bump as they suffered a heavy 44-0 defeat at leaders Millom.
IT was a cruel way to be brought back down to earth for Aston Villa and Tim Sherwood after their run of victories ended with defeat to Swansea.
On the back of the euphoria of beating cross-border rivals Chester on Saturday, Wrexham were brought back down to earth in what was a poor encounter.
If the performances against Ulster and Rotherham had provided head coach Jason Hyatt with the hope that his side could make an impact in the British and Irish Cup, he was brought back down to earth with a bump.
That didn't stop him basking in the thrill of winning his first title medal - although he was soon brought back down to earth.
AFTER recording opening day victories, promoted pair Moby Grape and Thornaby Cricket Club were both brought back down to earth with a bump in the Premier League.
Townsend excelled on loan at QPR last season, scoring twice in 12 impressive appearances, but he was brought back down to earth this summer when he was banned for four months - three of which were suspended - after breaking betting rules.
Ahed, who have been brought back down to earth following a rather auspicious start to the season, play second from bottom Shabab al Ghazieh knowing a win would revive their stuttering title aspirations.
Fox stars as wealthy, brash luxury car dealer Jonathan Donald, who's brought back down to earth with an almighty bump when he's found guilty of drink-driving and ordered to do community service at The Moonbeam Club, a support organisation for young adults with social and behavioural difficulties, run by the recently widowed Laura (Sarah Smart).
"I'm from a pretty rough area in London, so working in Malibu was a dream - but then I got brought back down to earth," she added.
Summary: Theo Walcott netted a hat-trick as Premier League new boys Blackpool were brought back down to earth with a 6-0 thrashing at Arsenal.
Newcastle United 3 Scunthorpe United 0 CHRIS Hughton hailed his irresistible Newcastle United side for brushing aside Scun-thorpe United last night - but warned they would be brought back down to earth with a bump if they take promotion for granted.