Another word for earth
The earthly crust
dirt, soil, clean dirt, loam, humus, clay, gravel, sand, ground, terra firma, land, dry land, terrain, mud, muck, topsoil, peat moss, fill, compost, decomposed granite, turf, mold, alluvium, marl, terrane, surface, subsoil, shore, coast, littoral, deposit, glebe.
earth is applied to the globe or planet we live on, but in religious use is opposed to heaven or hell; universe refers to the whole system of planets, stars, space, etc. and to everything that exists in it; world is equivalent to earth, esp. as relates to human activities, but is sometimes a generalized synonym for universecome back <strong>or </strong>down to earth
of all things, of everything, in the world; see whatever.