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Definitions for bodily
ˈbɒd l ibod·i·ly

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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."

How to pronounce bodily?

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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. 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.

  2. Natalia Kanem:

    Gender inequality is the most insidious and pervasive impediment to bodily autonomy. It starts from the cradle, gender unequal norms and attitudes lead to power imbalances that restrict women’s decision-making ... (driving) the expectation that women and girls will yield to others in all aspects of their lives.

  3. Plato:

    The true lover of learning then must his earliest youth, as far as in him lies, desire all truth. . .He whose desires are drawn toward knowledge in every form will be absorbed in the pleasures of the soul, and will hardly feel bodily pleasures- -I mean, if he be a true philosopher and not a sham one. . .Then how can he who has the magnificence of mind and is the spectator of all times and all existence, think much of human life He cannot. Or can such a one account death fearful No indeed.

  4. Health Ministry:

    It is a known fact that, during convalescence from Ebola Virus Disease, persons continue to shed virus in bodily fluids for variable periods, However, presence of virus in his semen samples may have the possibility of transmitting the disease through sexual route up to 90 days from time of clinical cure.

  5. Zoltan Takacs:

    Venoms have evolved to immobilize or kill... They target vital bodily functions.

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