Earth synonyms

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The personification of Earth and its biosphere; Mother Nature. Based upon either goddesses of the earth and nature, Gaia, Rhea &/or Demeter.
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(Greek mythology) The earth, daughter of Chaos, both mother and wife of Uranus (the sky) and Pontus (the sea). Her Roman counterpart is Terra.
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The world
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(Astronomy) A body which orbits the Sun directly and is massive enough to be in hydrostatic equilibrium (effectively meaning a spheroid) and to dominate its orbit; specifically, the eight major bodies of Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune. (Pluto was considered a planet until 2006 and has now been reclassified as a dwarf planet.) [from 17th c.]
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A spherical model of Earth or any planet.
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(--- Obs.) The earth
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The definition of cosmos is the universe thought as a peaceful and calm system, or any peaceful and calm system.
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All space-time, matter, and energy, including the solar system, all stars and galaxies, and the contents of intergalactic space, regarded as a whole.
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Pertaining to the earth; earthly, terrestrial, worldly as opposed to heavenly.
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A star, planet, etc.
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The world is the planet and all the people on it, or describes the things that are important to a person.
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(Mining) The gravel, soil, etc. from which gold is separated by washing or panning
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(Chiefly poetic) A valley.
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Of or affecting the entire world; global:
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An area of land; ground:
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(Historical) In medieval Europe, an area of land, belonging to a parish, whose revenues contributed towards the parish expenses.
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The definition of global is relating to the whole world, entirely or comprehensive.
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Any of various other saprophytic or parasitic organisms that resemble fungi, such as slime molds or water molds.
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(Medicine) The sandlike granular material of urinary calculi.
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The biosphere is defined as the area of the planet where organisms live, including the ground and the air.
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Any loose, earthy, crumbly deposit
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Relating to a model of the solar system or universe having the Earth as the center.
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Of, relating to, or inhabiting the land of the Earth or its inhabitants.
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Worldly-wise; sophisticated
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A vast highland region on a planet.
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A buff to gray windblown deposit of fine-grained, calcareous silt or clay.
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The earthly crust
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Land, as opposed to water or air.
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Common to or representative of all or many parts of the world; not national or local
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(--- Chiefly Brit.) A piece of this layer
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The third planet from the Sun and the densest planet in the solar system. Earth is a terrestrial or inner planet consisting of a thin outer crust, an intermediate mantle, and a dense inner core. It has an atmosphere composed primarily of nitrogen and oxygen and is the only planet on which water in liquid form exists, covering more than 70 percent of its surface. It is also the only planet on which life is known to have evolved, occupying the relatively thin region of water, land, and air known as the biosphere. Earth has a single, relatively large natural satellite, the Moon.
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A region along the shore
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A role or purpose; a station.
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(Popularly) Any rich, dark soil
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Sensual appetites:
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The languages and literatures of ancient Greece and Rome; the classics.
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A hardening or nonhardening material having a consistency similar to clay and used for modeling.
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A tract or area of sand; beach, etc.
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Moist manure
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The upper part of the soil.
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(Brit., Dial.) A peat bog
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Compost is defined as a mixture of something, usually vegetable or other organic waste.
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The earthly crust
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A coating or crust left on a surface, as by evaporation or electrolysis.
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The universe and everything in it; all the world
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In point lace, the net of small meshes upon which the embroidered pattern is applied.
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The definition of land is the part of the surface of the Earth that is solid ground and not water.
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Land; as opposed to sea.
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(Slang) Wet plaster, mortar, or cement.
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The area or extent of such a face
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The layer or bed of earth beneath the topsoil.
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Shore is the land closest to a body of water.
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The definition of coast means land along the ocean.
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Made of earth or clay:
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Worldly:
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Of or characterised by or consisting of facts.
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Of this world (as opposed to heaven etc.); earthly, terrestrial.
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(Chemistry) Containing tellurium in a lower valency than in tellurous compounds.
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Secular or lay; civil:
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Derived from the land, especially by erosive action. Used primarily of shallow marine sediments.
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Earth, especially when regarded as the substance of the grave:
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A particular kind of earth or ground:
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the concerns of this life as distinguished from heaven and the afterlife
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Elements: The Earth is made up of iron, oxygen, silicon, magnesium, sulfur, calcium, aluminum and other trace elements.
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The world
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A large group of natural organic compounds, found in the soil, formed from the chemical and biological decomposition of plant and animal residues and from the synthetic activity of microorganisms
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The human race; mankind, humanity; Homo sapiens.
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All human males; the male sex
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Human means someone or something that is related to or associated with people or humanity.
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Anything that fills or is used to fill; esp., earth, gravel, etc. used for filling a hole or depression
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The celestial body where humans live.
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the concerns of this life as distinguished from heaven and the afterlife
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the solid part of the earth's surface
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Sand, clay, silt, etc. gradually deposited by moving water, as along a riverbed or the shore of a lake
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One that lays:
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A person, usually male, with duties or skills associated with a specified thing. (Used as the last element of a compound.)
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These arts, beliefs, and other products considered with respect to a particular subject or mode of expression:
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The modern species of humans. Archaic forms of Homo sapiens probably evolved around 300,000 years ago or earlier in Africa, and anatomically modern fossils are known from about 100,000 years ago. All humans now living belong to the subspecies Homo sapiens sapiens . The closest living relative of Homo sapiens is the chimpanzee.
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Synonym Study

  • World is equivalent to earth , esp. as relates to human activities, but is sometimes a generalized synonym for universe
  • Universe refers to the whole system of planets, stars, space, etc. and to everything that exists in it
  • Earth is applied to the globe or planet we live on, but in religious use is opposed to heaven or hell
Find another word for earth. In this page you can discover 90 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for earth, like: mother-earth, gaea, terra (Latin), planet, globe, orb, cosmos, universe, terrene, sphere and world.