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phys·i·cal

 (fĭz′ĭ-kəl)
adj.
1.
a. Of or relating to the body. See Synonyms at bodily.
b. Having a physiological basis or origin: a physical craving for an addictive drug.
c. Involving sexual interest or activity: a physical attraction; physical intimacy.
2.
a. Involving or characterized by vigorous or forceful bodily activity: physical aggression; a fast and physical dance performance.
b. Slang Involving or characterized by violence: "A real cop would get physical" (TV Guide).
3. Of or relating to material things: a wall that formed a physical barrier; the physical environment.
4. Of or relating to matter and energy or the sciences dealing with them, especially physics.
n.
A physical examination.

[Middle English phisical, medical, from Medieval Latin physicālis, from Latin physica, physics; see physics.]

phys′i·cal′i·ty (-kăl′ĭ-tē) n.
phys′i·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.physically - in accord with physical laws; "it is physically impossible"
Translations
فيزيائيا، جِسْمانيا
fyzicky
fysiskt
fizikailagtestileg
líkamlega
fyzicky
fizično
bedencefiziksel olarak

physically

[ˈfɪzɪkəlɪ] ADVfísicamente
I don't find him physically attractiveno me parece físicamente atractivo
it's very physically demanding workes un trabajo que requiere mucho esfuerzo físico
you need to be physically fit to attempt this climbtienes que estar en buena forma (física) para intentar esta escalada
it's physically impossiblees materialmente imposible
he had to be physically removed from the premiseslo tuvieron que sacar del local por la fuerza
the thought of food made me physically sicksólo pensar en comer me daba náuseas

physically

[ˈfɪzɪkəli] advphysiquementphysical science nsciences fpl physiquesphysical therapist n (US)physiothérapeute m/f, kinésithérapeute m/fphysical therapy n (US)physiothérapie f, kinésithérapie f

physically

adv
körperlich, physisch; restrain, separatekörperlich; (Sci) → physikalisch; to be physically sicksich übergeben; to be physically capable/incapable of (doing) somethingkörperlich or physisch imstande or im Stande/außerstand or außer Stande sein, etw zu tun; physically impossiblepraktisch unmöglich; the substance changed physicallydie Substanz ging in einen anderen Zustand über; the journey is physically dangerousdie Reise ist gefährlich für Leib und Leben; you don’t have to be there physicallyIhre persönliche Anwesenheit ist nicht erforderlich; they removed him physically from the meetingsie haben ihn mit Gewalt aus der Versammlung entfernt
(emph: = actually) as long as is physically possibleso lange wie nur irgend möglich

physically

[ˈfɪzɪklɪ] advfisicamente
it's physically impossible → è materialmente impossibile

physical

(ˈfizikəl) adjective
1. of the body. Playing football is one form of physical fitness.
2. of things that can be seen or felt. the physical world.
3. of the laws of nature. It's a physical impossibility for a man to fly like a bird.
4. relating to the natural features of the surface of the Earth. physical geography.
5. relating to physics. physical chemistry.
ˈphysically adverb
physical ˈeducation noun (abbreviation)
PE; physical training (gymnastics) and sport taught as a subject at school.
References in classic literature ?
Physically they were almost a race apart, and out-of-door work had given them a vigour which, when they got over their first shyness on coming to town, developed into a positive carriage and freedom of movement, and made them conspicuous among Black Hawk women.
She held out her hands as though she would physically drag her husband from the pillory.
These qualities were not only perceptible, physically, in his make and motions, but made themselves felt almost immediately in his character.
After all, the practical reason why, when the power is once in the hands of the people, a majority are permitted, and for a long period continue, to rule is not because they are most likely to be in the right, nor because this seems fairest to the minority, but because they are physically the strongest.
Will not man grow to greater perfection intellectually as well as physically under these influences?
We went to bed, at last, and went quickly to sleep, but I woke up, after about three hours, with throbbing temples, and a head which was physically sore, outside and in.
I felt physically weak and broken down: but my worse ailment was an unutterable wretchedness of mind: a wretchedness which kept drawing from me silent tears; no sooner had I wiped one salt drop from my cheek than another followed.
Heathcliff, I believe, had not treated him physically ill; thanks to his fearless nature, which offered no temptation to that course of oppression: he had none of the timid susceptibility that would have given zest to ill-treatment, in Heathcliff s judgment.
But what I want you to be, Trot,' resumed my aunt, '- I don't mean physically, but morally; you are very well physically - is, a firm fellow.
She was not physically strong, and after a little time said, "Slower
The circumstances of their evidence would have been, in modern days, divided into two classes those which were immaterial, and those which were actually and physically impossible.
But a wise ordinance of Nature has decreed that, in proportion as the working-classes increase in intelligence, knowledge, and all virtue, in that same proportion their acute angle (which makes them physically terrible) shall increase also and approximate to the comparatively harmless angle of the Equilateral Triangle.