forest vs earth earth vs forest

forest and earth both are nouns.

forest and earth both are verbs.

As nouns, earth is a hypernym of forest; that is, earth is a word with a broader meaning than forest and forest is a type of earth with the definitions:
  • land that is covered with trees and shrubs
Other hypernyms of forest include land, dry land, terra firma, ground, solid ground, biome.
forest (noun) earth (noun)
the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area the 3rd planet from the sun; the planet we live on
land that is covered with trees and shrubs the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface
the solid part of the earth's surface
the abode of mortals (as contrasted with Heaven or Hell)
once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles), associated with the humour black bile
the concerns of this life as distinguished from heaven and the afterlife
a connection between an electrical device and a large conducting body, such as the earth (which is taken to be at zero voltage)
forest (verb) earth (verb)
establish a forest on previously unforested land hide in the earth like a hunted animal
connect to the earth