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earthbound

adjective
 
 
/ˈɜːθ.baʊnd/ US  /ˈɝːθ-/
unable to leave the surface of the Earth
不能离开地球表面的;只在地球(或陆地表面)上的
The space shuttle remained earthbound because of a technical fault.
因为出现技术故障,航天飞机尚未能升空。
Space travel
not exciting or showing much imagination
平淡无奇的;缺乏想象力的
an uninspired and earthbound performance
毫无创意、平淡无奇的演出
Tedious and uninspiring
Translations of “earthbound”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不能離開地球表面的, 只在地球(或陸地表面)上的, 平淡無奇的…
(Definition of earthbound from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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