What does on earth mean?

Definitions for on earth

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. on earth(adverb)

    used with question words to convey surprise

    "what on earth are you doing?"

Wiktionary

  1. on earth(Adverb)

    Expletive used for emphasis after an interrogative word.

Anagrams for on earth »

  1. another, A. N. Other

  2. A. N. Other, another

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of on earth in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of on earth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ernest Dimnet:

    Touch the earth, love the earth, honour the earth, her plains, her valleys, her hills, and her seas rest your spirit in her solitary places.

  2. Ernest Dimnet:

    Touch the earth, love the earth, honour the earth, her plains, her valleys, her hills, and her seas; rest your spirit in her solitary places.

  3. Astronaut Scott Kelly:

    The more I look at Earth and certain parts of Earth, the more I feel more of an environmentalist, there are definitely areas where the Earth is covered with pollution almost all the time and it’s not good for any of us.

  4. Alan Stern:

    In fact, if you put Earth where Pluto is, it would be excluded! any definition of planethood that excludes Earth, in any circumstance, is deeply flawed. After all, if there is any object everyone agrees is a planet, it's Earth.

  5. Will Smith:

    America is the only place on earth that I could exist, no other country on earth produces Will Smiths, no other country on earth produces Denzel Washingtons or Oprah Winfreys...or Barack Obamas. You look back historically at how black people have had it on the planet, you know, America is elevating quite well based on the history of our people.

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