earthiness


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earth·y

 (ûr′thē)
adj. earth·i·er, earth·i·est
1. Of, consisting of, or resembling earth: an earthy smell.
2. Of or characteristic of this world; worldly.
3. Crude or off-color; indecent: an earthy joke.
4. Hearty or uninhibited; natural: an earthy enjoyment of life.
5. Unadorned and simple in style: an earthy homemade stew.

earth′i·ly adv.
earth′i·ness n.
Translations

earthiness

nDerbheit f; (of person)Urtümlichkeit f
References in classic literature ?
The laborer, looking into it at evening, purifies his thoughts of the dross and earthiness which they have accumulated during the day.
With his vast strength, his shaggy hair, his smoky aspect, and the indescribable earthiness that incrusted him, he seemed to represent man's physical nature; while Aylmer's slender figure, and pale, intellectual face, were no less apt a type of the spiritual element.
Rich feminine florals and the masculine earthiness of black truffle, vanilla, patchouli oud wood, and tree moss add a warm sensuality to this dark chypre oriental.'
It is one striking piece of creativity with an overhead shot of two birds placing them in a setting where their backs are marked by the kind earthiness that lends human attributes to them.
She combines her 'love of baroque harmony, modernist minimalism, and the earthiness of folk' to create 'music that is both rapturous and melancholic, nostalgic and contemporary'.
This one gets topped with sauteed cremini mushrooms to double up on that earthiness.
They were also taught how to use a specific scale to measure the sweetness, bitterness, sourness and earthiness of the brews.
| MCGUIGAN & John Torode Tempranillo 2017, Adelaide Hills, Australia (circa PS46.96 for case of six, Amazon) is marked by vibrant red berry fruits, sweet spice and a savoury, bushy earthiness. As if by culinary magic, it's versatile enough to serve with miso steak as well as spaghetti with clams.
Vibrant red berry fruits, sweet spice and a savoury, bushy earthiness. It's versatile enough to serve with miso steak as well as spaghetti with clams.
gently acidic raspberry and cranberry fruit, soft tannin, clove based spiciness and hints of earthiness.
Marie never lost her Salford chat and earthiness. This, along with her personality and choice of songs, guarantees a good night.
The whipped truffle butter was smooth and creamy with a definite hit of black truffle earthiness.