earthbound

(redirected from Earth Bound)
Also found in: Thesaurus.

earth·bound

also earth-bound  (ûrth′bound′)
adj.
1. Fastened in or to the soil: earthbound roots.
2.
a. Attached or confined to the earth or to earthly concerns: an earthbound existence.
b. Unimaginative; ordinary.

earthbound

(ˈɜːθˌbaʊnd)
adj
1. confined to the earth
2. lacking in imagination; pedestrian or dull
3. moving or heading towards the earth

earth•bound1

(ˈɜrθˌbaʊnd)

adj.
1. firmly set in or attached to the earth.
2. limited to the earth or its surface.
3. having only earthly interests.
4. unimaginative.
[1595–1605; see -bound1]

earth•bound2

(ˈɜrθˌbaʊnd)

adj.
headed for the earth: an earthbound meteor.
[1930–35; see -bound2]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.earthbound - confined to the earth
earthly - of or belonging to or characteristic of this earth as distinguished from heaven; "earthly beings"; "believed that our earthly life is all that matters"; "earthly love"; "our earthly home"
2.earthbound - lacking wit or imagination; "a pedestrian movie plot"
uninteresting - arousing no interest or attention or curiosity or excitement; "a very uninteresting account of her trip"

earthbound

also earth-bound
adjective
1. Relating to or characteristic of the earth or of human life on earth:
Translations

earthbound

[ˈɜːθbaʊnd] ADJ (= moving towards earth) → en dirección a la Tierra; (= stuck on earth) → terrestre; (= unimaginative) → prosaico
References in periodicals archive ?
The cosmic and earth bound superheroes of the Marvel Cinematic Universe will soon collide.
Synopsis: Katy, a successful ghostwriter, finds herself possessed by an Earth Bound Spirit, who asks that she help him, bringing the man who killed him to justice.
Then in September 2013, the group used balloons to find small biological organisms in the stratosphere where it is theorized earth bound organisms cannot exits.
These are questions raised by Judy Onofrio's show Earth Bound, at Sherry Leedy Contemporary Art in Kansas City.
Fake queen, fake god, fake participation, The muscles and the egos absorb the adulation, A new polytheism for the pompous reincarnation, Evolution of another earth bound congregation.