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adjective earthly pronunciation in American English /ˈɜrθli/
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adjectiveearthly
comparativeearthlier
superlativeearthliest
  1. 1
    used for giving emphasis to negative statements or to questions

    There’s no earthly reason why we should pay their expenses.

    It’s no earthly use talking to him.

  2. 2
    literary relating to life on earth rather than to heaven

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