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Another word for bodily

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Adjective
  1. Of or relating to the human body

      1. Of, relating to, or affecting the body, especially as distinguished from a body part, the mind, or the environment; corporeal or physical.
      2. Of or relating to the wall of the body cavity, especially as distinguished from the head, limbs, or viscera.
      3. Of or relating to the portion of the vertebrate nervous system that regulates voluntary movement.
      1. Of or relating to the body.
      2. Having a physiological basis or origin:
      3. Involving sexual interest or activity:
      1. Of or relating to a particular person; private:
      2. Done, made, or performed in person:
      3. Done to or for or directed toward a particular person:
      1. Of or relating to the body; corporeal.
      2. Of, relating to, or inclined to bodily and especially sexual pleasure; sensual.
      1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of the body.
      2. Existing or manifesting in bodily form.
      3. Of a material nature; tangible:
      1. Of or relating to the body.
    See also:

    body

Another word for bodily

Modifier
  1. Concerning the body

      1. Of, relating to, or derived from living organisms:
      2. Of, relating to, or affecting a bodily organ:
      3. Of, marked by, or involving the use of fertilizers or pesticides that are strictly of animal or vegetable origin:
      1. Of or relating to a constitution:
      2. Consistent with, sanctioned by, or permissible according to a constitution:
      3. Established by or operating under a constitution:
      1. Present in or produced by nature:
      2. Of, relating to, or concerning nature:
      3. Conforming to the usual or ordinary course of nature:
      1. Any of numerous multicellular eukaryotic organisms of the kingdom Metazoa (or Animalia) that ingest food rather than manufacturing it themselves and are usually able to move about during at least part of their life cycle. Sponges, jellyfishes, flatworms, mollusks, arthropods, and vertebrates are animals.
      2. An animal organism other than a human, especially a mammal.
      3. A person who behaves in a bestial or brutish manner.
      1. A member of the primate genus Homo, especially a member of the species Homo sapiens, distinguished from other apes by a large brain and the capacity for speech.
      2. A person:
      3. Of, relating to, or characteristic of humans:
      1. Considerable in importance, value, degree, amount, or extent:
      2. Solidly built; strong:
      3. Ample; sustaining:
      1. The substance or substances out of which a thing is or can be made.
      2. Something, such as an idea or information, that is to be refined and made or incorporated into a finished effort:
      3. Tools or apparatus for the performance of a given task:
      1. Discernible by the touch; palpable:
      2. Possible to touch.
      3. Possible to be treated as fact; real or concrete:
      1. Of, relating to, or devoted to the material world, especially in contrast to spiritual concerns.
      2. Experienced in human affairs; sophisticated or worldly-wise:
      3. In a worldly manner.
      1. Of definite shape and volume; not liquid or gaseous:
      2. Of or relating to three-dimensional geometric figures or bodies.
      3. Firm or compact in substance:
      1. Having to do with or of the nature of matter or material.
      2. (Gnosticism) In gnostic theologian Valentinus' triadic grouping of man the basest type; a person focused on neither intellectual (psychic) nor spiritual (pneumatic) reality.
      1. Exclusive of deductions; total:
      2. Unmitigated in any way; utter:
      3. So obvious or conspicuous as to cause or heighten offense:
      1. Liable or subject to death; not immortal:
      2. Of or relating to humans as being subject to death:
      3. Causing death; fatal:
      1. Invested with bodily nature and form:
      2. Embodied in human form; personified:
      3. Incarnadine.
      1. Of, relating to, or affecting the body, especially as distinguished from a body part, the mind, or the environment; corporeal or physical.
      2. Of or relating to the wall of the body cavity, especially as distinguished from the head, limbs, or viscera.
      3. Of or relating to the portion of the vertebrate nervous system that regulates voluntary movement.
      1. Of or relating to the body; corporeal.
      2. Of, relating to, or inclined to bodily and especially sexual pleasure; sensual.
      1. Relating to the physical and especially sexual appetites:
      2. Worldly or earthly; temporal:
      3. Of or relating to the body or flesh; bodily:
      1. Of or relating to the body.
      2. Having a physiological basis or origin:
      3. Involving sexual interest or activity:
      1. Of or relating to the body.
      1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of the body.
      2. Existing or manifesting in bodily form.
      3. Of a material nature; tangible:
  2. As a whole

    See also:

    completely

Synonym Study

  • Somatic is a scientific word and refers to the body as distinct from the psyche, with no philosophic or poetic overtones the somatic differences between individuals
  • Corporal refers to the effect of something upon the body corporal punishment
  • Corporeal refers to the material substance of the body and is opposed to spiritualhis corporeal remains
  • Physical , while often interchangeable with bodily , suggests somewhat less directly the anatomy and physiology of the body physical exercise
  • Bodily refers to the human body as distinct from the mind or spirit bodily ills