Earth Meaning

There are 9 meaning(s) for word Earth

Earth Meaning 1 : the 3rd planet from the sun; the planet we live on

    Synonyms : globe,  world
Earth Meaning 2 : a connection between an electrical device and a large conducting body, such as the earth (which is taken to be at zero voltage)

    Synonyms : ground
Earth Meaning 3 : the concerns of this life as distinguished from heaven and the afterlife

    Synonyms : earthly concern,  world,  worldly concern
Earth Meaning 4 : the solid part of the earth's surface

    Example : the earth shook for several minutes

    Synonyms : dry land,  ground,  land,  solid ground,  terra firma
Earth Meaning 5 : the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface

    Example : they dug into the earth outside the church

    Synonyms : ground
Earth Meaning 6 : connect to the earth

    Example : earth the circuit

Earth Meaning 7 : hide in the earth like a hunted animal

Earth Meaning 8 : once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)

Earth Meaning 9 : the abode of mortals (as contrasted with Heaven or Hell)

    Example : it was hell on earth

How to Pronounce Earth

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