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  Definition of earth
  1. a connection between an electrical device and the earth (which is a zero voltage)
  2. the concerns of the world as distinguished from heaven and the afterlife; "they consider the church to be independent of the world"
  3. the abode of mortals (as contrasted with heaven or hell); "it was hell on earth"
  4. the 3rd planet from the sun; the planet on which we live; "the Earth moves around the sun"; "he sailed around the world"
  5. 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"
  6. the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface; "they dug into the earth outside the church"
  7. once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)
  8. connect to the earth; "earth the circuit"
  9. hide in the earth like a hunted animal
Similar Words: ground, worldly concern, earthly concern, world, Earth, globe, land, dry land, solid ground, terra firma

 

Hyponyms: America, the Americas, archipelago, beachfront, cape, ness, coastal plain, floor, foreland, forest, woodland, timberland, timber, hills, island, isthmus, landmass, mainland, neck, oxbow, peninsula, plain, field, champaign, slash, wonderland, moraine, diatomaceous earth, diatomite, kieselguhr, saprolite, soil, dirt

 

Part Meronyms: Earth, world, globe

 

Member Meronyms: solar system

 

Derivational Morphology: ground, run aground, down, shoot down, land, set ashore, shore, put down, bring down, set down, dry land, solid ground, terra firma, grounding, earthing

 

Anagrams: heart, Herat, hater, Harte

 

Language Translations:
Afrikaans: aarde   Bosnian: Zemlja  
Breton: Douar   Catalan: La Terra  
Chinese: and 地球 and 泥土   Croatian: Zemlja  
Danish: jord and jordart and Jorden and jordforbinde   Dutch: aarde and aarden and de Aarde  
Estonian: Maa and maandama and maapind   Finnish: Maa and maaperä and maattaa  
French: la Terre and terre   Frisian: ierde  
German: Erde and erden and Grund   Greek: γειώνω and γη  
Hebrew: אדמה and ארץ   Hindi: पृथ्वी and भूमि  
Hungarian: Föld and szárazföld and talaj   Icelandic: jörð  
Irish: cré and domhan   Italian: la Terra and mettere a terra and terra  
Japanese: and and 地球 and 地面 and 接地する   Korean: and and 지구  
Latin: orbis and terra   Latvian: Zeme  
Lithuanian: Žemė and žemė and įžeminti   Malay: bumi and tanah  
Malayalam: ഭൂമി and മണ്ണ്   Maltese: l-Art  
Norwegian: jord and jorden   Polish: uziemić and Ziemia  
Portuguese: Terra   Romanian: Pământul  
Russian: Земля and заземлять and земля   Serbian: земља  
Slovak: Zem   Slovene: Zemlja  
Spanish: conectar and la Tierra and tierra   Swahili: dunia and udongo  
Swedish: jord and jorda and jorden   Telugu: భూమి  
Turkish: dünya and toprak and yer   Urdu: زمین  
Vietnamese: thổ and trái đất and đất and đặt   Welsh: daear and y Ddaear  
 
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