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Synonyms for physical
ˈfɪz ɪ kəlphys·i·cal

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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. physicalnoun

    Synonyms:
    check-up, checkup

    Antonyms:
    psychological

  2. physicaladjective

    Physical examination.

    How long has it been since your last physical?

    Synonyms:
    check-up, checkup

    Antonyms:
    psychological

  3. physicaladjective

    It's not so much a physical place as a state of mind.

    Antonyms:
    psychological

  4. physicaladjective

    This team plays a very physical game, so watch out.

    Antonyms:
    psychological

  5. physicaladjective

    This substance has a number of interesting physical properties.

    Antonyms:
    psychological

English Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. physical

    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.

    Synonyms:
    bodily, corporal, corporeal, material, natural, sensible, tangible, visible

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

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms1.0 / 1 vote

  1. physical

    Synonyms:
    natural, material, visible, tangible, substantial, corporeal

    Antonyms:
    mental, moral, intellectual, spiritual, immaterial, invisible, intangible, unsubstantial, supernatural, hyperphysical

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. physicaladjective

    involving the body as distinguished from the mind or spirit

    "physical exercise"; "physical suffering"; "was sloppy about everything but her physical appearance"

    Synonyms:
    strong-arm, forcible

    Antonyms:
    nonmaterial, supernatural, psychical, mental, intellectual, immaterial, rational, forceless, noetic, unforceful, psychic, moral, unenrgetic, psychogenic, psychological, lethargic

  2. physicaladjective

    relating to the sciences dealing with matter and energy; especially physics

    "physical sciences"; "physical laws"

    Synonyms:
    strong-arm, forcible

    Antonyms:
    rational, psychogenic, moral, psychological, intellectual, nonmaterial, forceless, psychic, unforceful, immaterial, lethargic, psychical, mental, supernatural, unenrgetic, noetic

  3. physicaladjective

    having substance or material existence; perceptible to the senses

    "a physical manifestation"; "surrounded by tangible objects"

    Synonyms:
    strong-arm, forcible

    Antonyms:
    forceless, lethargic, supernatural, psychical, psychogenic, unenrgetic, psychological, nonmaterial, rational, immaterial, noetic, unforceful, intellectual, mental, psychic, moral

  4. physicaladjective

    according with material things or natural laws (other than those peculiar to living matter)

    "a reflex response to physical stimuli"

    Synonyms:
    strong-arm, forcible

    Antonyms:
    moral, nonmaterial, psychological, supernatural, psychical, unenrgetic, rational, lethargic, psychogenic, psychic, intellectual, mental, immaterial, forceless, unforceful, noetic

  5. physicaladjective

    characterized by energetic bodily activity

    "a very physical dance performance"

    Synonyms:
    strong-arm, forcible

    Antonyms:
    nonmaterial, immaterial, rational, unenrgetic, intellectual, psychological, lethargic, noetic, supernatural, mental, psychical, unforceful, forceless, psychogenic, moral, psychic

  6. forcible, physical, strong-armadjective

    impelled by physical force especially against resistance

    "forcible entry"; "a real cop would get physical"; "strong-arm tactics"

    Synonyms:
    strong-arm, forcible

    Antonyms:
    nonmaterial, unenrgetic, psychogenic, forceless, moral, immaterial, noetic, unforceful, psychological, rational, lethargic, psychic, supernatural, intellectual, mental, psychical

  7. physicaladjective

    concerned with material things

    "physical properties"; "the physical characteristics of the earth"; "the physical size of a computer"

    Synonyms:
    strong-arm, forcible

    Antonyms:
    psychical, rational, unenrgetic, moral, mental, lethargic, noetic, intellectual, forceless, supernatural, psychological, psychic, nonmaterial, immaterial, unforceful, psychogenic

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. fitness

    Submitted by schierman on April 5, 2022  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. physicaladjective

    Synonyms:
    material, corporeal, bodily, natural, sensible

  2. physicaladjective

    Synonyms:
    medicinal, cathartic, purgative

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. physicaladjective

    Synonyms:
    material, bodily

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How to use physical in a sentence?

  1. Romania Prosecutor Denisa Cristodor:

    It was a regime of physical and mental extermination.

  2. Cincinnati Zoo:

    At a place like the Cincinnati Zoo, we are able to provide our servals, and every animal, with the space, exercise, mental and physical enrichment that each species needs. since he is used to being around people, we are hoping he is a strong candidate to join our ambassador program.

  3. Susan Bailey:

    Covid-19 cases are at record highs today, rather than attacking us and lobbing baseless charges at physicians, our leaders should be following the science and urging adherence to the public health steps we know work -- wearing a mask, washing hands and practicing physical distancing.

  4. Jacob Kirkegaard:

    It's the value of production within the physical borders of the United States, so therefore if you have, hypothetically, exports that are flat and higher imports, then your trade deficit is rising. In that sense, a rising trade deficit subtracts from GDP, when you have highly fluctuating commodity prices, and especially in periods of high inflation in general, then it can be misleading and, in my opinion, paint an overly negative view of where The US economy is.

  5. California Governor Gavin Newsom:

    We are in a completely different place than the state of New York and I hope we will continue to be but we won't unless people continue to practice physical distancing and do their part.


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