Synonyms for body

Synonyms for (noun) body

Synonyms: body

Definition: the external structure of a vehicle

Usage: the body of the car was badly rusted

Similar words: structure, construction

Definition: a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts

Usage: the structure consisted of a series of arches; she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons


Synonyms: soundbox, body

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

Similar words: resonating chamber, resonator, cavity resonator

Definition: a hollow chamber whose dimensions allow the resonant oscillation of electromagnetic or acoustic waves


Synonyms: eubstance, consistence, consistency, body

Definition: the property of holding together and retaining its shape

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

Similar words: property

Definition: a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class

Usage: a study of the physical properties of atomic particles


Synonyms: body

Definition: the main mass of a thing

Similar words: mass

Definition: the property of a body that causes it to have weight in a gravitational field


Synonyms: physical structure, body, organic structure

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

Usage: he felt as if his whole body were on fire

Similar words: natural object

Definition: an object occurring naturally; not made by man


Synonyms: body, dead body

Definition: a natural object consisting of a dead animal or person

Usage: they found the body in the lake

Similar words: natural object

Definition: an object occurring naturally; not made by man


Synonyms: body, trunk, torso

Definition: the body excluding the head and neck and limbs

Usage: they moved their arms and legs and bodies

Similar words: body part

Definition: any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity


Synonyms: body

Definition: the central message of a communication

Usage: the body of the message was short

Similar words: subject matter, substance, message, content

Definition: what a communication that is about something is about


Synonyms: body

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

Usage: the whole body filed out of the auditorium; the student body; administrative body

Similar words: social group

Definition: people sharing some social relation


Synonyms: body

Definition: a collection of particulars considered as a system

Usage: a body of law; a body of doctrine; a body of precedents

Similar words: system, scheme

Definition: a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole

Usage: a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going


Synonyms: body

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

Usage: heavenly body

Similar words: natural object

Definition: an object occurring naturally; not made by man

Synonyms for (verb) body

Synonyms: personify, body

Definition: invest with or as with a body; give body to

Similar words: personify, embody, be

Definition: represent, as of a character on stage

Usage: Derek Jacobi was Hamlet