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Synonyms for bodilyˈbɒd l i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bodily(adj)

    of or relating to or belonging to the body

    "a bodily organ"; "bodily functions"

    corporeal, somatic, corporal

    immaterial, mental, incorporeal

  2. bodily, corporal, corporeal, somatic(adj)

    affecting or characteristic of the body as opposed to the mind or spirit

    "bodily needs"; "a corporal defect"; "corporeal suffering"; "a somatic symptom or somatic illness"

    incarnate, corporate, bodily, material, somatic, corporal, corporeal, bodied, embodied

    incorporeal, immaterial, mental

  3. bodily(adverb)

    having or relating to a physical material body

    "bodily existence"

    corporeal, somatic, corporal

    incorporeal, immaterial, mental

  4. bodily(adverb)

    in bodily form

    "he was translated bodily to heaven"

    immaterial, mental, incorporeal

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. bodily

    Whatever is composed of or pertains to matter may be termed material; physical (Greek physis, nature) applies to material things considered as parts of a system or organic whole; hence, we speak of material substances, physical forces, physical laws. Bodily, corporal, and corporeal apply primarily to the human body; bodily and corporal both denote pertaining or relating to the body; corporeal signifies of the nature of or like the body; corporal is now almost wholly restricted to signify applied to or inflicted upon the body; we speak of bodily sufferings, bodily presence, corporal punishment, the corporeal frame.

    corporal, corporeal, material, natural, physical, sensible, tangible, visible

    hyperphysical, immaterial, intangible, intellectual, invisible, mental, moral, spiritual, unreal, unsubstantial

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bodily(a.)

    of the body

  2. bodily(a.)


  3. bodily(ad.)


  4. bodily(ad.)

    entirely (as respects the body or mass), completely, wholly

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corporal, tangible, physical, corporeal, body, physically

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