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Synonyms for body
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. body, organic structure, physical structure(noun)

    the entire structure of an organism (an animal, plant, or human being)

    "he felt as if his whole body were on fire"

    Synonyms:
    dead body, organic structure, trunk, physical structure, eubstance, soundbox, consistence, torso, consistency

  2. body(noun)

    a group of persons associated by some common tie or occupation and regarded as an entity

    "the whole body filed out of the auditorium"; "the student body"; "administrative body"

    Synonyms:
    dead body, organic structure, trunk, physical structure, eubstance, soundbox, consistence, torso, consistency

  3. body, dead body(noun)

    a natural object consisting of a dead animal or person

    "they found the body in the lake"

    Synonyms:
    dead body, organic structure, trunk, physical structure, eubstance, soundbox, consistence, torso, consistency

  4. body(noun)

    an individual 3-dimensional object that has mass and that is distinguishable from other objects

    "heavenly body"

    Synonyms:
    dead body, organic structure, trunk, physical structure, eubstance, soundbox, consistence, torso, consistency

  5. torso, trunk, body(noun)

    the body excluding the head and neck and limbs

    "they moved their arms and legs and bodies"

    Synonyms:
    dead body, consistence, organic structure, trunk, physical structure, luggage compartment, automobile trunk, proboscis, eubstance, soundbox, consistency, bole, torso, tree trunk

  6. body(noun)

    a collection of particulars considered as a system

    "a body of law"; "a body of doctrine"; "a body of precedents"

    Synonyms:
    dead body, organic structure, trunk, physical structure, eubstance, soundbox, consistence, torso, consistency

  7. consistency, consistence, eubstance, body(noun)

    the property of holding together and retaining its shape

    "wool has more body than rayon"; "when the dough has enough consistency it is ready to bake"

    Synonyms:
    dead body, trunk, torso, consistency, organic structure, physical structure, eubstance, soundbox, consistence

  8. body(noun)

    the central message of a communication

    "the body of the message was short"

    Synonyms:
    dead body, organic structure, trunk, physical structure, eubstance, soundbox, consistence, torso, consistency

  9. body(noun)

    the main mass of a thing

    Synonyms:
    dead body, organic structure, trunk, physical structure, eubstance, soundbox, consistence, torso, consistency

  10. soundbox, body(noun)

    a resonating chamber in a musical instrument (as the body of a violin)

    Synonyms:
    dead body, consistency, trunk, physical structure, organic structure, eubstance, soundbox, consistence, torso

  11. body(verb)

    the external structure of a vehicle

    "the body of the car was badly rusted"

    Synonyms:
    dead body, organic structure, trunk, physical structure, eubstance, soundbox, consistence, torso, consistency

  12. body, personify(verb)

    invest with or as with a body; give body to

    Synonyms:
    be, personify, personate, embody

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. body

    Body denotes the entire physical structure, considered as a whole, of man or animal; form looks upon it as a thing of shape and outline, perhaps of beauty; frame regards it as supported by its bony framework; system views it as an assemblage of many related and harmonious organs. Body, form, frame, and system may be either dead or living; clay and dust are sometimes so used in religious or poetic style, tho ordinarily these words are used only of the dead. Corpse and remains are used only of the dead. Corpse is the plain technical word for a dead body still retaining its unity; remains may be used after any lapse of time; the latter is also the more refined and less ghastly term; as, friends are invited to view the remains. Carcass applies only to the body of an animal, or of a human being regarded with contempt and loathing. Compare COMPANY.

    Synonyms:
    ashes, carcass, clay, corpse, dust, form, frame, remains, system, trunk

    Antonyms:
    intellect, intelligence, mind, soul, spirit

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. body

    Synonyms:
    substance, mass, whole, substantiality, collectiveness, assemblage, collection, matter, association, organization

    Antonyms:
    spirit, soul, individual

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. body(n.)

    Synonyms:
    material substance, material part (as distinguished from the spirit or life)

  2. body(n.)

    Synonyms:
    carcass, corpse, dead body

  3. body(n.)

    Synonyms:
    visible form or frame

  4. body(n.)

    Synonyms:
    trunk (as distinguished from the limbs), stem, BOLE

  5. body(n.)

    Synonyms:
    bulk, main part (as distinguished from subordinate parts)

  6. body(n.)

    Synonyms:
    person, being, individual, mortal, creature

  7. body(n.)

    Synonyms:
    company, band, party, COTERIE, society, association, corporation

  8. body(n.)

    Synonyms:
    system, summary, general collection

  9. body(n.)

    Synonyms:
    consistency, thickness, substance

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How to use body in a sentence?

  1. Greg Frost:

    About 70 million of the patient's T cells are removed, engineered, and put back into the patient. Those cells will ramp up and multiply in the body nearly 1,000 fold, that rush is very powerful in controlling cancer, but they're off on their own.

  2. Hollywood Police Chief Frank Fernandez:

    During an exhaustive search of the house, we discovered the body of little Ahizya in an obscured location not readily visible to the average person, the child did not place himself in that position.

  3. Wendy Powell:

    Tummy doesn’t look or feel like you want it to, pelvic floor doesn’t work like you want it to, so there’s kind of an emotional shutdown with regard to that whole part of our body, you can’t strengthen muscles or a group of muscles if they’re not connected— if mind and muscle are not talking anymore.

  4. Eva Cuypers:

    In the lab it was only just parts of animals and human beings and it will be very important to explore what happens when we do the full body. It will be very interesting in order to go much closer to the actual problem on the field that the cadaver dogs experience.

  5. Roger John:

    Live by what you believe so fully that your life blossoms, or else purge the fear-and-guilt producing beliefs from your life. When people believe one thing and do something else, they are inviting misery. If you give yourself the name, play the game. When you believe something you don't follow with your heart, intellect, and body, it hurts. Don't do that to yourself. Live your belief, or let that belief go. If you are not actively living a belief, it's not really your belief, anyway.

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