Definition of earthshaking
: of great importance : momentous an earthshaking announcement
Examples of earthshaking in a Sentence
earthshaking news—the President has been assassinated
Recent Examples of earthshaking from the Web
That’s why, even at an event that prides itself on the earthshaking roar produced by countless Harleys, Downing’s ride was one of the biggest head-turners on Saturday.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'earthshaking'. Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of earthshaking
EARTHSHAKING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of earthshaking for English Language Learners
: very important
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up earthshaking? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).