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Synonyms for physical

Synonyms for physical

of or relating to the human body

relating to the desires and appetites of the body

composed of or relating to things that occupy space and can be perceived by the senses

Synonyms for physical

involving the body as distinguished from the mind or spirit

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having substance or material existence

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

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characterized by energetic bodily activity

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impelled by physical force especially against resistance

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concerned with material things

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Other kids push someone back if the bullying gets physical in a regulated way without escalating it.
Milan Baros and Djibril Cisse are players who like the ball at their feet, but they've got to mix it up when it gets physical too.
PROFESSOR Robert Winston gets physical tonight as he launches a new series about the extraordinary powers within the human body.
Something tells me they won't have to put up with 10,000 Danny Dyer clones urinating/vomiting in fountains and throwing food containers at police because they can't find a decent kebab in the afternoon then later soiling their shorts and running away to call their missus Stacey for a bubble the moment it gets physical.
Asked how often she gets physical she laughed: "Not often enough".
Obviously there is the tiny element that you can't let it turn into a problem situation, where it gets physical, but on this occasion it was like a breath of fresh air in the place," he added.
The kids have had pop and ice cream, the sugar rush kicks in and the show gets physical.