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Another word for earthly

  1. Relating to or characteristic of the earth or of human life on earth

  2. Capable of being anticipated, considered, or imagined

Another word for earthly


Synonym Study

  • Mundane , although often used as a close synonym of worldly , now esp. stresses the commonplace or practical aspects of life to return to mundane matters after a flight of fancy
  • Worldly implies reference to the material concerns or pursuits of humankind and is chiefly contrasted with spiritual worldly wisdom
  • Terrestrial , having as its opposite celestial (both Latin-derived parallels of the preceding terms), has special application in formal and scientific usage terrestrial magnetism
  • Earthly is applied to that which belongs to the earth or to the present life and is chiefly contrasted with heavenly earthly pleasures