earthy definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, comprising, or resembling earth: an earthy odor.
    • Of or attribute of this globe; worldly.
    • Crude or off-color; indecent: an earthy joke.
    • Hearty or uninhibited; all-natural: an earthy pleasure of life.
    • Unadorned and simple any way you like: an earthy homemade stew.
    • Resembling dirt or earth (i.e. earth).
    • down-to-earth, un-artificed, all-natural.
    • Like or resembling the earth or of planet.
    • Covered with planet (dirt, dust).
    • comprising, or resembling, planet; terrene; earthlike.
    • Of or related to our planet or even to, this world; earthly; terrestrial; carnal.
    • Gross; low; unrefined.
    • Without luster, or lifeless and roughish to touch.
    • of or composed of or resembling planet
    • not far removed from or suggestive of nature
    • conspicuously and tastelessly indecent
    • sensible and useful
    • hearty and lusty
  • others:
    • Of or regarding earth; comprising planet; partaking for the nature of planet; terrene: as, earthy matter.
    • Resembling planet or a number of the properties of planet: as, an earthy flavor or odor.
    • Inhabiting the planet earth; earthly.
    • Gross; perhaps not refined.
    • In mineralogy, without luster, or lifeless, and roughish to touch.
    • In chem., obtaining the general personality of this substances known as earths, and of their compounds: because, an earthy sodium.

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