Definitions for

Overview of adj earthy

The adj earthy has 5 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (2) crude, earthy, gross, vulgar

(conspicuously and tastelessly indecent; "coarse language"; "a crude joke"; "crude behavior"; "an earthy sense of humor"; "a revoltingly gross expletive"; "a vulgar gesture"; "full of language so vulgar it should have been edited")

2. (1) earthy

(not far removed from or suggestive of nature; "the earthy taste of warm milk fresh from the cow"; "earthy smells of new-mown grass")

3. (1) earthy

(hearty and lusty; "an earthy enjoyment of life")

4. earthy

(of or consisting of or resembling earth; "it had an earthy smell"; "only a little earthy bank separates me from the edge of the ocean")

5. down-to-earth, earthy

(sensible and practical; "has a straightforward down-to-earth approach to a problem"; "her earthy common sense") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
Classroom | Privacy Policy | Terms | Ad Choices