disembodied


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dis·em·bod·y

 (dĭs′ĕm-bŏd′ē)
tr.v. dis·em·bod·ied, dis·em·bod·y·ing, dis·em·bod·ies
1. To free (the soul or spirit) from the body.
2. To divest of material existence or substance.

dis′em·bod′i·ment n.

disembodied

(ˌdɪsɪmˈbɒdɪd)
adj
1. lacking a body or freed from the body; incorporeal
2. lacking in substance, solidity, or any firm relation to reality
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.disembodied - not having a material bodydisembodied - not having a material body; "bodiless ghosts"
incorporeal, immaterial - without material form or substance; "an incorporeal spirit"

disembodied

adjective ghostly, phantom, spectral A disembodied voice spoke in the darkness.

disembodied

adjective
Translations
روحي، مُتَحَرِّر من حاجات الجَسَد
odhmotněnýodtělesněný
ulegemlig
testetlen
leystur úr viîjum líkamans
bekūnis
bezķermenisks
odhmotnený
bedenden ayrılmış

disembodied

[ˌdɪsɪmˈbɒdɪd] ADJincorpóreo

disembodied

[ˌdɪsɪmˈbɒdid] adj [voice] → désincarné(e)

disembodied

adjkörperlos; voicegeisterhaft; head, hand(vom Körper) abgetrennt

disembodied

[ˈdɪsɪmˈbɒdɪd] adjincorporeo/a; (voice) → etereo/a; (soul, spirit) → disincarnato/a

disembodied

(disimˈbodid) adjective
(of eg a spirit, soul etc) separated from the body. A disembodied voice.
References in classic literature ?
Our story must therefore await Miss Hepzibah at the threshold of her chamber; only presuming, meanwhile, to note some of the heavy sighs that labored from her bosom, with little restraint as to their lugubrious depth and volume of sound, inasmuch as they could be audible to nobody save a disembodied listener like ourself.
So strangely did they meet in the dim wood that it was like the first encounter in the world beyond the grave of two spirits who had been intimately connected in their former life, but now stood coldly shuddering in mutual dread, as not yet familiar with their state, nor wonted to the companionship of disembodied beings.
In pondering the great mystery, I thought of Helen Burns, recalled her dying words--her faith--her doctrine of the equality of disembodied souls.
Whereas I now found Barnard to be a disembodied spirit, or a fiction, and his inn the dingiest collection of shabby buildings ever squeezed together in a rank corner as a club for Tom-cats.
Thou knowest the life I have led, keeping each point of my Order, striving with devils embodied and disembodied, striking down the roaring lion, who goeth about seeking whom be may devour, like a good knight and devout priest, wheresoever I met with him even as blessed Saint Bernard hath prescribed to us in the forty-fifth capital of our rule, Ut Leo semper feriatur.
With the noiselessness of disembodied spirits we moved stealthily along the deserted streets, but not until we were within sight of the plain beyond the city did I commence to breathe freely.
But I've got no use for disembodied spirits when I'm dealing with facts.
To her the patrons of the establishment were mere disembodied voices--wheedling voices, pathetic voices, voices that protested, voices that hectored, voices that whined, moaned, broke, appealed to the saints, and in various other ways endeavoured to instil into M.
You feel like a disembodied spirit, immaterial; and you seem to be able to touch beauty as though it were a palpable thing; and you feel an intimate communion with the breeze, and with the trees breaking into leaf, and with the iridescence of the river.
He speaks no English and vanishes as quickly and as mysteriously after he has performed some valorous deed, as though he were a disembodied spirit.
Now by a curious accident he found himself lifted out of his marvellous modern world for a time, out of all the rush and confused appeals of it, and floating like a thing dead and disembodied between sea and sky.
And yet at the moment, Rodney and Katharine herself seemed disembodied ghosts.