Thesaurus / earthiness

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Add earthy pecans, Scotch bonnet chile and cumin for a gravy that’s anything but boring.

I do not really care how the naturalists maltreat language, but I do strenuously object to the earthiness of their ideas.

L-basJ. K. Huysmans

His passion is often impious in its earthiness; his yearning, sacrilege.

Paul VerlaineStefan Zweig

They divest objects of their earthiness by bold simplifications, and transform reality into dreamland.

In spite of this earthiness, it still has its fanciful abstractions.

She may be mortal woman—bless her—and have made mistakes; but theyre the mistakes of flame; not of earthiness.

Adrienne TonerAnne Douglas Sedgwick

The spring air in Green River had been full of sweet moisture and earthiness from these steaming meadow-lands.

Jane FieldMary E. Wilkins Freeman

She was an Egeria who hovered above him, gently smiling at his earthiness.

The Confounding of CameliaAnne Douglas Sedgwick

So to Una there was the world-old shock at the earthiness of love—and the penetrating joy of that earthiness.

The JobSinclair Lewis

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