Examples of earthbound in a Sentence
a dull and earthbound mind
we have too many earthbound worries to speculate on the number of angels who can dance on the head of a pin
Recent Examples of earthbound from the Web
While the story is way out there, the dialogue is marooned in the Borscht Belt — tired gags and routines keep Spaceballs manically earthbound.
While his imagery stayed firmly rooted at street level, his flows soared acrobatically over the beat, making unexpected aerial loops that make even legendary contemporaries like Jay Z seem earthbound by comparison.
But beneath the roller-coaster madness here is an earthbound terror that art is meant to reveal.
Their performance was technically flawless, but the first three movements remained earthbound.
That paper-crunching, bead-wearing, pitifully wailing goat that seemed to inspire some kind of resolution in Nora might also be the demon that chose her as his earthbound vessel, if crazy British scientists are to be believed.
In the First Symphony, Mr. Salonen seemed intent on reminding listeners that this piece is an earthbound symphonic composition, not just Mahler’s first step into the metaphysical beyond.
The experiments, to be controlled remotely by Glenn, are meant to improve fire safety, especially in space, and to make earthbound combustion cleaner and more efficient.
Sure, the space stuff gets silly, but one of the series' best directors Lewis Gilbert does great work with the earthbound action sequences, including a brilliant fight scene set on a cable car in Rio de Janeiro.
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First Known Use of earthbound
EARTHBOUND Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of earthbound for English Language Learners
: located on the surface of the earth : not able to fly or to go to outer space
: not having or showing imagination
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