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synonyms for earthward

  • downward
  • cascading
  • declining
  • depressed
  • descending
  • downgrade
  • downhill
  • dropping
  • falling
  • inferior
  • precipitating
  • sagging
  • sinking
  • sliding
  • slipping
  • slumping
  • bottomward
  • gravitating
  • groundward
  • nether
  • subjacent
  • to the bottom
  • under
  • underneath
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antonyms for earthward

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  • above
  • cheerful
  • cheery
  • happy
  • heartened
  • higher
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How to use earthward in a sentence

The black cloud would float earthward, and Heno would stop and have a word with the mother and the boy.
STORIES THE IROQUOIS TELL THEIR CHILDRENMABEL POWERS
Something moved down on the river bank and in that same instant the box hurtled earthward as might a spear.
STAR BORNANDRE NORTON
He saw it open and sail earthward and then some one on the ground waved a white handkerchief.
TAM O' THE SCOOTSEDGAR WALLACE
So he eased his plane earthward, gliding lower and lower, and waiting for the flare.
THE FLYING REPORTERLEWIS E. (LEWIS EDWIN) THEISS
For he had turned his horse loose, and the blunderbuss, which he had been holding horizontally, was now dropped earthward.
CARMENPROSPER MERIMEE
He assented, and on one of these expeditions flew earthward to drink from a certain pool.
THE MYTHS OF THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIANSLEWIS SPENCE
"It isn't so easy to buy another, Carl," said Matt, circling the Hawk about and dropping earthward.
MOTOR MATT'S PERIL, OR, CAST AWAY IN THE BAHAMASSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
But the chief's and Skenedonk's nursing and Indian remedies brought me face earthward again, reviving the surgeon's hope.
LAZARREMARY HARTWELL CATHERWOOD
Kim quoted the proverb with a meditative cough, looking discreetly earthward.
KIMRUDYARD KIPLING
“Done for” with a direct hit, one brave machine goes crashing earthward.
THE ROMANCE OF AIRCRAFTLAWRENCE YARD SMITH
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WORDS RELATED TO EARTHWARD

  • bottomward
  • cascading
  • declining
  • depressed
  • descending
  • downgrade
  • downhill
  • downward
  • dropping
  • earthward
  • falling
  • gravitating
  • groundward
  • inferior
  • nether
  • precipitating
  • sagging
  • sinking
  • sliding
  • slipping
  • slumping
  • subjacent
  • to the bottom
  • under
  • underneath
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.