Earthy in a sentence as an adjective

Think earthy warm colours.- The humans track is way too loud.

I've had them, they're tasty, a bit like salty, earthy, not very meaty crab I guess.

Slightly sweet and earthy with a strong yeasty aftertaste.

Even look at their UI. Microsoft has been going for slick/future/gloss while Ubuntu wants to keep stuff warm/friendly/earthy.

In RYB, the average is what you'd obtain by mixing paints of those colors, so a really earthy tone.

I thought it was tremendously entertaining, if a bit earthy.

It's that San Francisco's sense of place is tied to its earthy warmth, the juxtaposition of steep hills and shifting waters.

It takes no more time to wash, the texture is earthy and solid, it's hygenic, and it makes you feel in touch with your environment.

Minecraft captured an earthy, complete-feeling microcosm of the whole supply chain.

Shakespeare, no stranger to earthy language himself, had Caliban speak for the entire human race when he said, "You taught me language, and my profit on't is, I know how to curse.

You might also say, inflammatory as it would probably be, that their results are "********"; Graur et al. certainly seem to have taken that view, if not in such earthy fashion, and they did an excellent job of demonstrating in exhaustive detail exactly why that's so.

Muted earthy colours would work well too in the right combinations for maximum emotional effect on unsuspecting visitors!

Earthy definitions


conspicuously and tastelessly indecent; "coarse language"; "a crude joke"; "crude behavior"; "an earthy sense of humor"; "a revoltingly gross expletive"; "a vulgar gesture"; "full of language so vulgar it should have been edited"

See also: crude gross vulgar


not far removed from or suggestive of nature; "the earthy taste of warm milk fresh from the cow"; "earthy smells of new-mown grass"


hearty and lusty; "an earthy enjoyment of life"


of or consisting of or resembling earth; "it had an earthy smell"; "only a little earthy bank separates me from the edge of the ocean"


sensible and practical; "has a straightforward down-to-earth approach to a problem"; "her earthy common sense"

See also: down-to-earth