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

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
John Locke