Corporal synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term Corporal:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. corporal(adj)

    a noncommissioned officer in the Army or Air Force or Marines

    incorporeal, mental, immaterial

  2. bodily, corporal, corporeal, somatic(adj)

    affecting or characteristic of the body as opposed to the mind or spirit

    incarnate, corporate, bodily, material, somatic, corporal, corporeal, bodied, embodied

    mental, immaterial, incorporeal

  3. bodied, corporal, corporate, embodied, incarnate(adj)

    possessing or existing in bodily form

    incorporated, collective, corporate, bodily, embodied, somatic, corporal, corporeal, bodied, incarnate

    incorporeal, immaterial, mental

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. corporal

    Whatever is composed of or pertains to matter may be termed material; physical (Greek physis, nature) applies to material things considered as parts of a system or organic whole; hence, we speak of material substances, physical forces, physical laws. Bodily, corporal, and corporeal apply primarily to the human body; bodily and corporal both denote pertaining or relating to the body; corporeal signifies of the nature of or like the body; corporal is now almost wholly restricted to signify applied to or inflicted upon the body; we speak of bodily sufferings, bodily presence, corporal punishment, the corporeal frame.

    bodily, corporeal, material, natural, physical, sensible, tangible, visible

    hyperphysical, immaterial, intangible, intellectual, invisible, mental, moral, spiritual, unreal, unsubstantial

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. corporal(a.)


  2. corporal(a.)

    material, physical, corporeal, not spiritual

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

cpl., cpl, corporai, bodily, physical, tangible, corporals, master-corporal, p.f.c., airman, punishment, body, corporeal

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. corporal