What does bodily mean?

Definitions for bodily
ˈbɒd l ibod·i·ly

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word bodily.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bodily(adj)

    of or relating to or belonging to the body

    "a bodily organ"; "bodily functions"

  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"

  3. bodily(adverb)

    having or relating to a physical material body

    "bodily existence"

  4. bodily(adverb)

    in bodily form

    "he was translated bodily to heaven"

Wiktionary

  1. bodily(Adverb)

    In or by the body; physically.

    He was thrown bodily out of the house.

  2. bodily(Adjective)

    Of, relating to, or concerning the body.

    His bodily deficiencies were a heavy burden to him.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bodily(adj)

    having a body or material form; physical; corporeal; consisting of matter

  2. Bodily(adj)

    of or pertaining to the body, in distinction from the mind

  3. Bodily(adj)

    real; actual; put in execution

  4. Bodily(adverb)

    corporeally; in bodily form; united with a body or matter; in the body

  5. Bodily(adverb)

    in respect to, or so as to affect, the entire body or mass; entirely; all at once; completely; as, to carry away bodily. "Leapt bodily below."

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How to say bodily in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bodily in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bodily in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of bodily in a Sentence

  1. Plato:

    Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body but knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.

  2. Charles Darwin:

    We must, however, acknowledge as it seems to me, that a man with all his noble qualities...still bears in his bodily frame the indelible stamp of his lowly origin.

  3. Corrections Director Charles Ryan:

    This independent review concluded that at all times following the administration of the execution protocol, the inmate was fully sedated, was totally unresponsive to stimuli, and as a result did not suffer, in fact, the Pima County medical examiner is cited as reporting that the breathing pattern exhibited by the inmate prior to his death is a normal bodily response to dying, even in someone highly sedated.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    Change is inevitable to a large extent. Yes! because everyone or everything changes with time. Even if you are reluctant to change personally, positively, attitudinally, intellectually or mentally. God, life and time must change you facially, visually, bodily, emotionally, agewise, healthwise and otherwise. Anyway, your willingness to flow with positive change can help you to be or become vibrant at the highest level and eventually help you to live and enjoy your life to the fullest. Thus, do pave way for positive change.

  5. Angela Wright:

    It makes perfect sense that smoking packets would use a vile green that looks like bodily fluids and makes people feel slightly nauseated.

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