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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
1. Relating to earth or soil.
2. Direct; uninhibited.
3. Coarse; unrefined.
4. Practical; down-to-earth.
5. Worldly, as opposed to heavenly.
From Old English eorthe (earth). Earliest documented use: 1398.
“Vargas Llosa remains fundamentally true to his earthy, non-utopian vision.”
Thomas Mallon; Restless Realism; The New Yorker; Mar 16, 2015.
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A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:The fate of animals is of greater importance to me than the fear of appearing ridiculous; it is indissolubly connected with the fate of men. -Emile Zola, writer (2 Apr 1840-1902)