Associations to the word «Earthshaking»

Wiktionary

EARTHSHAKING, adjective. Of global consequence or importance
EARTHSHAKING, adjective. Very loud

Dictionary definition

EARTHSHAKING, adjective. Loud enough to shake the very earth.
EARTHSHAKING, adjective. Sufficiently significant to affect the whole world; "earthshaking proposals"; "the contest was no world-shaking affair"; "the conversation...could hardly be called world-shattering".

Wise words

The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.
Mark Twain