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Another word for physical

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Adjective
  1. Of or relating to the human body

      1. Of, relating to, or belonging to the body.
      2. Physical as opposed to mental or spiritual:
      1. (Obs.) corporeal
      2. Of or relating to the body.
      3. (Now Rare) Personal
      1. Of a material nature; perceptible by the senses; tangible
      2. Of, for, or having the nature of, the body; physical; bodily; not spiritual
      3. Of a material nature; tangible:
      1. Of the body and its nature; corporeal
      2. Fond of bodily pleasures; sensual
      3. Of, relating to, or inclined to bodily and especially sexual pleasure; sensual.
      1. Done to or for or directed toward a particular person:
      2. Of or relating to the body or physical being:
      3. (Law) Of or constituting personal property
      1. Of or relating to the portion of the vertebrate nervous system that regulates voluntary movement.
      2. Relating to the wall of the body cavity, especially as distinguished from the head, limbs, or viscera.
      3. Of, relating to, or affecting the body, especially as distinguished from a body part, the mind, or the environment; corporeal or physical.
    See also:

    body

  2. Relating to the desires and appetites of the body

      1. Physical rather than mental or spiritual; specif., sensual, gross, bestial, etc.
      2. Relating to the physical as distinct from the rational or spiritual nature of people:
      3. Relating to, characteristic of, or derived from an animal or animals, especially when not human:
      1. Of or relating to the body or flesh; bodily:
      2. Relating to the physical and especially sexual appetites:
      3. In or of the flesh; bodily; material or worldly, not spiritual
      1. Fond of bodily pleasures; sensual
      2. Of, relating to, or inclined to bodily and especially sexual pleasure; sensual.
      3. Of the body and its nature; corporeal
      1. Resulting from, or showing preoccupation with, bodily or sexual pleasure
      2. Relating to or involving gratification of the senses, especially sexual gratification:
      3. Of the body and the senses as distinguished from the intellect or spirit; bodily
    See also:

    body

  3. Composed of or relating to things that occupy space and can be perceived by the senses

      1. Made of hard, strong, conglomerate construction material.
      2. Having a material, perceptible existence; of, belonging to, or characterized by things or events that can be perceived by the senses; real; actual
      3. Relating to nouns, such as flower or rain, that denote a material or tangible object or phenomenon.
      1. Existing or manifesting in bodily form.
      2. Of a material nature; tangible:
      3. Of a material nature; perceptible by the senses; tangible
      1. Of or fond of comfort, pleasure, wealth, etc. rather than spiritual or intellectual values; worldly
      2. (Philosophy) Of or relating to the matter of reasoning, rather than the form.
      3. Being both relevant and consequential; crucial:
      1. Determined by and emphasizing the features and characteristics of the object, or thing dealt with, rather than the thoughts and feelings of the artist, writer, or speaker
      2. (Grammar) Of, relating to, or being the case of a noun or pronoun that serves as the object of a verb.
      3. Of or relating to a material object, actual existence or reality.
      1. (Sciences) Perceptible by the senses through immediate experience.
      2. (Philosophy) Known or derived through the senses rather than through the mind.
      3. Extremely unusual; extraordinary; highly remarkable
      1. Having senses; capable of receiving sensation; sensitive
      2. Acting with or exhibiting good judgment; reasonable:
      3. Easily perceived or noticed; marked; striking; appreciable
      1. Belonging to substance; actually existing; real; as, substantial life.
      2. Considerable in importance, value, degree, amount, or extent:
      3. Corporeal; material; firm.
      1. (Law) Relating to or being property of a physical nature, such as land, objects, and goods.
      2. That can be touched or felt by touch; having actual form and substance
      3. Possible to be treated as fact; real or concrete:
    See also:

    body

    matter

Another word for physical

Modifier
Noun
  1. See also:

    examination

Synonym Study

  • Sensible , in this connection, is applied to that which can be known through the senses rather than through the intellect a sensible phenomenon See also syn. study at bodily.
  • Corporeal applies only to such material objects as have bodily form and are tangible corporeal property
  • Material is applied to anything that is formed of matter and has substance material objects, material possessions
  • Physical applies either to material things as they are perceivable by the senses or to forces that are scientifically measurable the physical world, the physical properties of sound