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Synonyms for nature

the totality of all existing things

a class that is defined by the common attribute or attributes possessed by all its members

the combination of emotional, intellectual, and moral qualities that distinguishes an individual

a basic trait or set of traits that define and establish the character of something

a person's customary manner of emotional response

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the essential qualities or characteristics by which something is recognized

a causal agent creating and controlling things in the universe

the natural physical world including plants and animals and landscapes etc.

the complex of emotional and intellectual attributes that determine a person's characteristic actions and reactions

a particular type of thing

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I HAVE just returned from walking my dog in Slaithwaite which I do twice a day armed with bags and antibacterial hand wash in case my dog has an urgent call of nature.
A third of the 300 workers have signed a petition against their employer docking their wages for answering the call of nature.
A MOTORIST was assaulted by a group of men after parking in a lay-by to answer a call of nature.
A poll of 500 adults by coach operator National Express revealed that answering the call of nature could be the most productive part of a person's working day.
As an aside, Julie delivered the bombshell news that Harvey needed his bum wiping after the call of nature.
What will happen when the beachdwellers are driven inside by a change in the weather, or a call of nature .
Retired Mr Edwards, 77, who had been visiting a friend, stopped in a lay-by to answer a call of nature but stumbled down the steep embankment shortly before 6pm yesterday.
I AM not being prudish, but I found it deeply offensive that the makers of I'm A Celebrity, Get Me Out Of Here chose t o show Carol Thatcher answering a call of nature.
Later, the hens will tap on the door for more, then they'll come in the kitchen and answer a call of nature on the floor'' Actor Martin Shaw, right
Was it Ving Rhames' magnanimous gesture of turning over his award to veteran Jack Lemmon, or was it Christine Lahti's ill-timed call of nature that nearly kept her from accepting her prize?
He said the 20-year-old single mother, who said she was 7 months pregnant, had gone to answer the call of nature on a hilly area near her home in Barangay San Benito, Calatrava, at noon on Thursday.
A PS13,000 toilet has been built at a Scottish beauty spot - to stop tourists answering the call of nature outdoors.
While Street View cameras have captured numerous bizarre images over the past few years, most of these have involved real people doing something out of the ordinary-like sleeping in a gutter or answering the call of nature.
After polishing off a few too many, the passenger - known only as Clive - removed his trousers to the astonishment of fellow travellers and headed to the toilets to answer the call of nature.
TERRIFIED David Wilkinson had to be rescued by firefighters after sinking in boggy ground as he answered an urgent call of nature.