part of speech: noun

definition 1: (often capitalized) the fifth largest planet in our solar system and the third in distance from the sun.

synonyms: globe

definition 2: all of the people who live on Earth.

  • Earth hopes for peace.

synonyms: humanity, mankind, race, world

definition 3: the outer layer of the planet; ground.

  • When the wind stopped, the kite fell to the earth.

synonyms: ground, land, soil

definition 4: soil or dirt.

  • The mole left a pile of earth by his hole.

synonyms: dirt, ground