Pronunciation: (ûr'thē),[key] —adj.,earth•i•er, earth•i•est. 1. of the nature of or consisting of earth or soil.
2. characteristic of earth: an earthy smell. 3. realistic; practical.
4. coarse or unrefined: an earthy sense of humor. 5. direct; robust; unaffected: an earthy, generous woman. 6. (of a mineral) having a dull luster and rough to the touch.
7. Archaic.worldly; pertaining to the earth.