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Meaning of “down-to-earth” in the English Dictionary

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practical and ​direct in ​dealing with ​people: The ​players like the ​coach because he’s down-to-earth and ​honest with them.
(Definition of down-to-earth from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “down-to-earth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 实际的, 务实的…
in Turkish pratik ve gerçekçi, hayalci olmayan…
in Russian практичный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 實際的, 務實的…
in Polish praktyczny, realistyczny, trzeźwy…
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