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1. body

noun. ['ˈbɑːdi'] the entire structure of an organism (an animal, plant, or human being).

Synonyms

  • shape
  • physique
  • form
  • caput
  • lymphatic system
  • physical structure
  • material body
  • chassis
  • circulatory system
  • trunk
  • head
  • systema lymphaticum
  • body substance
  • human body
  • frame
  • cervix
  • musculoskeletal system
  • soma
  • bodily cavity
  • gastrointestinal system
  • leg
  • pressure point
  • arm
  • build
  • physical body
  • life form
  • cardiovascular system
  • vascular system
  • systema nervosum
  • cavity
  • organic structure
  • systema digestorium
  • live body
  • figure
  • systema respiratorium
  • fork
  • sensory system
  • torso
  • natural object
  • digestive system
  • articulatory system
  • respiratory system
  • systema alimentarium
  • neck
  • crotch
  • anatomy
  • endocrine system
  • bod
  • cavum
  • nervous system

Antonyms

  • bottom
  • outside
  • peripheral
  • terminal

Etymology

  • body (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Body

  • portinadi
  • deandrade
  • andreotti
  • laprade
  • conrady
  • conradi
  • mahady
  • hamadi
  • gunadi
  • gennady
  • gennadi
  • casady
  • canady
  • varady
  • snoddy
  • riady
  • droddy
  • corradi
  • alodie
  • ahmadi
  • waddy
  • waddie
  • shoddy
  • roddy
  • roddie
  • roddey
  • radi
  • mahdi
  • boddy
  • boddie

Example sentences of the word body


1. Noun, singular or mass
Squat down and grasp the weight with your right hand so your knuckles face away from your body.

Quotes containing the word body


1. A room without books is like a body without a soul.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

2. You don’t have a soul, Doctor. You are a soul. You have a body, temporarily.
- Walter M. Miller Jr., A Canticle for Leibowitz

3. Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.
- Swami Vivekananda

2. body

noun. ['ˈbɑːdi'] a group of persons associated by some common tie or occupation and regarded as an entity.

Synonyms

  • ulema
  • inspectorate
  • colony
  • organisation
  • leadership
  • public
  • social group
  • governing body
  • occupational group
  • enrollment
  • College of Cardinals
  • electoral college
  • constituency
  • college
  • rank
  • vote
  • membership
  • representation
  • settlement
  • establishment
  • organization
  • diaspora
  • venire
  • brass
  • militia
  • Christendom
  • vocation
  • school
  • opposition
  • Sacred College
  • corps
  • ulama
  • panel
  • staff
  • registration
  • governance
  • administration
  • jury
  • church
  • university
  • Christianity
  • leaders
  • faculty

Antonyms

  • negate
  • stay in place
  • forward
  • veer

Etymology

  • body (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. body

noun. ['ˈbɑːdi'] a natural object consisting of a dead animal or person.

Synonyms

  • mummy
  • stiff
  • carcase
  • cadaver
  • remains
  • clay
  • roadkill
  • carrion
  • corpse
  • natural object
  • carcass

Antonyms

  • end
  • beginning
  • early
  • late

Etymology

  • body (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. body

noun. ['ˈbɑːdi'] an individual 3-dimensional object that has mass and that is distinguishable from other objects.

Synonyms

  • inclusion body
  • cellular inclusion
  • mass
  • subatomic particle
  • particle
  • inclusion
  • natural object

Antonyms

  • uninformed
  • placable
  • fancy
  • indulgent

Etymology

  • body (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. body

noun. ['ˈbɑːdi'] the body excluding the head and neck and limbs.

Synonyms

  • side
  • body part
  • belly
  • midsection
  • middle
  • waist
  • ass
  • diaphragm
  • venter
  • physical structure
  • fundament
  • trunk
  • posterior
  • shoulder
  • butt
  • bottom
  • derriere
  • haunch
  • chest
  • rear end
  • shoulder joint
  • can
  • back
  • keister
  • hip
  • pectus
  • buttocks
  • paunch
  • rump
  • prat
  • organic structure
  • backside
  • hindquarters
  • stern
  • midriff
  • tail
  • serratus
  • articulatio humeri
  • torso
  • fanny
  • tooshie
  • serratus muscles
  • abdomen
  • hind end
  • dorsum
  • buns
  • spare tire
  • rear
  • arse
  • thorax
  • love handle
  • tush
  • bum
  • behind
  • loins
  • nates
  • tail end
  • stomach
  • seat
  • buttock
  • cheek

Antonyms

  • antecedent
  • lower
  • natural elevation
  • head

Etymology

  • body (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. body

noun. ['ˈbɑːdi'] a collection of particulars considered as a system.

Synonyms

  • scheme

Antonyms

  • current
  • weaken

Etymology

  • body (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. body

noun. ['ˈbɑːdi'] the property of holding together and retaining its shape.

Synonyms

  • viscosity
  • thick
  • thinness
  • breakableness
  • softness
  • consistency
  • hardness
  • solidity
  • eubstance
  • porousness
  • property
  • porosity
  • thickness
  • solidness
  • consistence
  • viscousness
  • thin
  • gaseousness

Antonyms

  • breakableness
  • solidity
  • unbreakableness
  • softness
  • thick
  • porosity
  • thickness
  • thin
  • hardness

Etymology

  • body (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. body

noun. ['ˈbɑːdi'] the central message of a communication.

Synonyms

  • message
  • address
  • content
  • speech
  • yarn
  • subject matter
  • recital
  • substance

Antonyms

  • miss
  • best
  • hire
  • disapprove

Etymology

  • body (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. body

noun. ['ˈbɑːdi'] the main mass of a thing.

Antonyms

  • top

Etymology

  • body (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. body

noun. ['ˈbɑːdi'] the external structure of a vehicle.

Synonyms

  • bodywork
  • construction
  • fuselage

Antonyms

  • ascent
  • natural depression
  • leeward
  • front

Etymology

  • body (Middle English (1100-1500))
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