Synonyms and Antonyms of terrestrial
1 having to do with life on earth especially as opposed to that in heaven scientists haven't even found all the terrestrial life on our planet Synonyms of terrestrial carnal, earthborn, earthbound, fleshly, material, mundane, sublunary, temporal, terrene, earthly, worldlyWords Related to terrestrial animal, bodily, corporal, corporeal, physical; daily, diurnal; unspiritual; anthropic (or anthropical), anthropocentricNear Antonyms of terrestrial celestial, Elysian, empyreal, empyrean, supernal; metaphysical; devotional, divine, religious, sacred, spiritual, utopian; extraterrestrial; ethereal, supernatural, transcendent, transcendentalAntonyms of terrestrial heavenly, nontemporal, unearthly, unworldly
2 having to do with the practical details of regular life let's focus on terrestrial issues—such as how to pay the bills Synonyms of terrestrial everyday, nitty-gritty, prosaic, mundane, workadayWords Related to terrestrial earthly, temporal, worldly; average, common, commonplace, customary, familiar, garden, generic, normal, ordinary, plain, popular, routine, run-of-the-mill, run-of-the-mine (or run-of-mine), standard, typical, unexceptional, unremarkable, usual; frequent, habitual, regular; expected, predictableNear Antonyms of terrestrial high-minded, lofty, noble, sublime; aberrant, abnormal, atypical; exceptional, extraordinary, freak, peculiar, phenomenal, rare, singular, special, uncommon, uncustomary, unique, unusual, unwonted; bizarre, curious, far-out, funny, odd, outlandish, out-of-the-way, outré, quaint, quirky, remarkable, screwy, strange, weird, wild
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up terrestrial? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).