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Kids will keep it real. If I've ever had in my life a great anchor, it's them. They get in your head, 'don't get too famous.' If you think you're really famous and think you're really hip, go hang out with your kids for an afternoon. That's about as earthbound as it's going to get.
Lionel Richie

Meaning of "earthbound" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF EARTHBOUND

earthbound  [ˈɜːθˌbaʊnd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF EARTHBOUND

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Earthbound is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES EARTHBOUND MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Earthbound

Earthbound may refer to: ▪ EarthBound, a role-playing video game series from Nintendo ▪ Mother, a 1989 Japan-only game that was to be called Earth Bound in the US ▪ EarthBound, a role-playing video game for the Super Nintendo ▪ Mother 3, a role-playing video game for the Game Boy Advance ▪ Earthbound, from a story by Basil King ▪ Earthbound, a 1940 film starring Andrea Leeds ▪ Earthbound, a 1981 science fiction comedy starring Burl Ives ▪ Earthbound, a Canadian current affairs television series ▪ "Earthbound", an episode of the television series Space: 1999Earthbound, the third novel in the Marsbound trilogy by Joe Haldeman...

Definition of earthbound in the English dictionary

The first definition of earthbound in the dictionary is confined to the earth. Other definition of earthbound is lacking in imagination; pedestrian or dull. Earthbound is also moving or heading towards the earth.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH EARTHBOUND


casebound
ˈkeɪsˌbaʊnd
clothbound
ˈklɒθˌbaʊnd
eastbound
ˈiːstˌbaʊnd
fogbound
ˈfɒɡˌbaʊnd
hardbound
ˈhɑːdˌbaʊnd
hidebound
ˈhaɪdˌbaʊnd
housebound
ˈhaʊsˌbaʊnd
icebound
ˈaɪsˌbaʊnd
inbound
ˈɪnˌbaʊnd
ironbound
ˈaɪənˌbaʊnd
leatherbound
ˈleðəˌbaʊnd
northbound
ˈnɔːθˌbaʊnd
outbound
ˈaʊtˌbaʊnd
paperbound
ˈpeɪpəˌbaʊnd
snowbound
ˈsnəʊˌbaʊnd
soft-bound
ˈsɒftˌbaʊnd
southbound
ˈsaʊθˌbaʊnd
spellbound
ˈspɛlˌbaʊnd
stormbound
ˈstɔːmˌbaʊnd
westbound
ˈwɛstˌbaʊnd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE EARTHBOUND

earth sign
Earth Summit
earth tremor
earth up
earth wax
earth wire
earth wolf
earth-grazer
earth-shattering
earthborn
earthed
earthen
earthenware
earthfall
earthfast
earthflax
earthier
earthiest
earthily
earthiness

WORDS THAT END LIKE EARTHBOUND

abound
bound
college-bound
desk-bound
disbound
duty-bound
egg-bound
half-bound
homebound
homeward bound
honour-bound
I´ll be bound
muscle-bound
on the rebound
quarter-bound
rebound
rock-bound
to the ground
unbound
upbound
wheelchair-bound

Synonyms and antonyms of earthbound in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «earthbound» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF EARTHBOUND

Find out the translation of earthbound to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of earthbound from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «earthbound» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

地缚
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Earthbound
570 millions of speakers

English

earthbound
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सांसारिक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

راسخ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

земным
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Earthbound
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পৃথিবীর অভিমুখ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

attaché à la terre
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Earthbound
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

erdgebunden
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

地上の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

땅에 고착
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Earthbound
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đất bao quanh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Earthbound
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पृथ्वीबाह्य
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

toprağa bağlı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Earthbound
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

earthbound
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

земним
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

legat de pământ
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

earthbound
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

aardgebonde
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

jordbunden
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Earthbound
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of earthbound

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «EARTHBOUND»

The term «earthbound» is quite widely used and occupies the 52.538 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «EARTHBOUND» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «earthbound» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «earthbound» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about earthbound

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QUOTES WITH «EARTHBOUND»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word earthbound.
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Lionel Richie
Kids will keep it real. If I've ever had in my life a great anchor, it's them. They get in your head, 'don't get too famous.' If you think you're really famous and think you're really hip, go hang out with your kids for an afternoon. That's about as earthbound as it's going to get.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «EARTHBOUND»

Discover the use of earthbound in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to earthbound and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Earthbound
As her world unravels, can she find the strength to save her sister from a monstrous terror? Some of the proceeds of this book benefit shark conservation. See artemisgreenleaf.com for details.
Artemis Greenleaf, 2010
2
Temples of the Earthbound Gods: Stadiums in the Cultural ...
Using the football stadium as an illuminating cultural lens, Temples of the Earthbound Gods examines many aspects of urban culture that play out within these monumental architectural forms, including spirituality, violence, rigid social ...
Christopher Thomas Gaffney, 2010
3
Earthbound
In 1982, before Matheson had fully achieved the cult-and-grandmaster status that he enjoys today, Playboy Press published a version of his erotic ghost story that was so severely edited that Matheson took his name off the book and instead ...
Richard Matheson, 2011
4
Earthbound: A Rough Guide to the World in Pictures
Showcases the best in "Rough Guides" extensive picture library of stunning travel images.
Rough Guides, 2009
5
Earthbound
#1 New York Times bestselling author Aprilynne Pike has created a heart-stopping romance built on a love triangle like you’ve never seen before and filled with epic stakes and a centuries-long conspiracy.
Aprilynne Pike, 2013
6
Earthbound: The Bakerloo Line
Paul Morley, author, journalist and cultural commentator, tells the story in Earthbound of post-punk, music and changing times - part of a series of twelve books tied to the twelve lines of the London Underground, as Tfl celebrates 150 ...
Paul Morley, 2013
7
Earthbound
"Earthbound" chronicles the tangled relationships that develop between three species: angels, demons, and humans, who are engaged in an invisible war between good and evil.
Larry Richards, 2009
8
Earthbound: Introductory Essays in Environmental Ethics
This anthology consists of original essays that explore issues in environmental ethics by examining a rich variety of concerns relating to & about the environment.
Tom Regan, 1990
9
Earthbound Navdanya's Guide to Easy organic Cooking
As more homes turn to organic food, Navdanya the organisation that brings farmers' organic produce in new and creative ways to your table-presents a compilation of tasty trational Indian receipes that enable you to best use organic fruits ...
Navdanya
10
Earthbound
The mysterious alien Others have prohibited humans from space travel-destroying Earth's fleet of starships in a display of unimaginable power.
Joe Haldeman, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «EARTHBOUND»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term earthbound is used in the context of the following news items.
1
EarthBound, The Arcade Cabinet
At Camp Fangamer later this month, there'll be a very special arcade cabinet in attendance: a custom arcade version of Earthbound. It's running ... «Kotaku, Jul 15»
2
NASA seeking to unlock secrets of longevity
... to better understand how telomeres behave and how to strengthen them, not only for astronauts but also for Earthbound humans as well. «SpaceFlight Insider, Jul 15»
3
Have Faith in Nintendo - They Know What They're Doing
Many franchises that Nintendo appears to hold near and dear – F-Zero, Metroid, Earthbound, and Star Fox, just to name a few – have been ... «Twinfinite, Jul 15»
4
REVIEW: The Four Fridas, Royal Artillery Barracks
This simple, but arresting image did serve to bring together, at least for me, Kahlo's aspirations for escape from being earthbound, for the ... «British Theatre, Jul 15»
5
New Wild Walk takes visitors into the heart of the forest
... the way visitors can see into the natural world by showcasing the perspective of the rest of nature, from earthbound critters to soaring eagles. «DenPubs, Jul 15»
6
Go Fever: The Interstellar Odyssey of Elon Musk
... for example, that the Martian plant could grow twice as high as its earthbound counterpart in the same amount of time. Musk's enthusiasm for ... «Bloomberg Businessweek Middle East - Business news and analysis, Jul 15»
7
Nintendo Voice Chat: Fire Emblem, Zelda, and the Problem with …
"Nintendo should create a Muppets movie based on Earthbound. Earthbound is based on modern times (so it will be easy to relate to) and has ... «IGN, Jul 15»
8
Atomic clocks could be used to monitor volcanoes and predict …
When the ship returns, the earthbound twin has aged 20 years, but the other has only aged a few months because the tremendous velocity has ... «Gizmag, Jul 15»
9
Anno 2205 Preview: Fly Me to the Moon
Anno 2207's moon gameplay isn't a focused on pure expansion like the earthbound game. You can't avoid the moon either. You need it for ... «USgamer, Jul 15»
10
VC Weekly 346
Most people who have either owned, played or even just heard of the original EarthBound on the SNES will at the very least be aware of the "Zero" entry in the ... «N-Europe, Jul 15»

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