down-to-earth

[ doun-too-urth, -tuh- ]
/ ˈdaʊn tuˈɜrθ, -tə- /

adjective

practical and realistic: a down-to-earth person.

Origin of down-to-earth

First recorded in 1925–30
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down-to-earth

adjective

sensible; practical; realistic

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