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
Dark wood stain applied in the center of three interlocking aureole forms gives one floor-sculpture the appearance of a giant bouquet of Van Gogh’s sunflowers — a symbol of happiness now bloated and earthbound.
In her very good new book, Smith’s concerns are more earthbound.
Ping says his team will also try to combine signals received by the NCLE with those taken by earthbound detectors—a technique known as interferometry, which can improve resolution.
One day last week, on a day off in Los Angeles, a few Spurs players visited the headquarters of SpaceX, a company known for defying earthbound limits and inspiring head-shaking wonder.
In Illinois, and at another detector 800 kilometers away in Minnesota, on occasion a neutrino collides with an earthbound atom, creating a tiny flash that is nonetheless visible to scientists.
The handwritten diary shows Einstein in an unfamiliar light, as a tourist—in the real, earthbound sense, not (as in his famous thought experiment) riding a light beam through space-time.
In 1968, America had its eyes turned to the stars, but its extraterrestrial gaze had as much to do with earthbound worries as excitement about interplanetary exploration.
The issue of getting earthbound human beings into one’s garments tends to be pretty cut and dry for most fashion companies, but Final Frontier Design is not most fashion companies.
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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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