earth-shaking


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earth-shaking

[ˈɜːθˌʃeɪkɪŋ] ADJ earth-shattering [ˈɜːθˌʃætərɪŋ] ADJtrascendental
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Down the great iron way the huge locomotive rushed onward, leaping and bounding across the maze of metals, tearing past the dazzling signal lights, through crowded stations where its passing was like the roar of some earth-shaking monster.
And he himself sank with so earth-shaking a subsidence that he broke a big rose-tree with his body and shook up into the sky a cloud of red earth--like the smoke of some heathen sacrifice.
And a rumble quickly grew to an earth-shaking blast of thunder.
An earthquake didn't hit San Francisco in 1978, but by all other accounts it was an earth-shaking year.
At any rate, the new iOS phones don't seem to have any Earth-shaking features to note just yet.
with the Cargo Movers looking to bank on the momentum they gained from an earth-shaking 25-20, 16-25, 25-23, 25-23 win in Game One.
(But deep down we were too suspicious not to be titillated by a possibly mystical explanation for that eerie chain of earth-shaking events).
He, however, said it would be inappropriate to publicly share the information, though it would not be earth-shaking.
In the wake of the DCI's renewed fight against graft, detectives are said to have been dispatched to Nyamira to collect preliminary information and documents to help unearth what could turn out to be an earth-shaking scandal.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Jan 16 (ANI): Retired Delhi High Court Judge Justice Kailash Gambhir on Wednesday questioned the decision of the Collegium to elevate two Delhi High Court judges by superseding three seniors, terming it as an "earth-shaking" move which will send "wrong signal".