Part of speech: adjective

Of or pertaining to earth or soil; made of earth.

Part of speech: adjective

Like earth.

Part of speech: adjective

Unrefined; coarse.

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Usage examples "earthy":

  1. " I don't want to go to her old picnic," stormed Tom in his bedroom, as he scrubbed his earthy hands. - "Anxious Audrey", Mabel Quiller-Couch.
  2. If it is a dry tank you will get a dry, earthy odor that you cannot mistake. - "Grace Harlowe's Overland Riders on the Great American Desert", Jessie Graham Flower.
  3. It is of the earth, earthy. - "The Higher Powers of Mind and Spirit", Ralph Waldo Trine.