Sentence example with the word 'terrene'


Definition adj. of or relating to or inhabiting the land as opposed to the sea or air

Last update: October 8, 2015


I loved Helene, who could hear so well the terrene voices, yet keep her eye fixed on the stars.   [Please select]


It is very terrene in its habits, feeding almost entirely on the ground.   [Please select]


No Ostrich, intent on gross terrene provender, and sticking its head into Fallacies, but will be awakened one day,--in a terrible _à-posteriori_ manner, if not otherwise.   [Please select]


He likewise says in the same dialogue, "that neither can evil be abolished, nor yet do they subsist with the gods, but that they necessarily revolve about this terrene abode, and a mortal nature."   [Please select]

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terrella - terrene - terrestrial