physical ability

Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to physical ability: mental ability, Physical disability
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.physical ability - the ability to perform some physical act; contrasting with mental ability
ability - the quality of being able to perform; a quality that permits or facilitates achievement or accomplishment
voice - the ability to speak; "he lost his voice"
References in classic literature ?
As the strong man exults in his physical ability, delighting in such exercises as call his muscles into action, so glories the analyst in that moral activity which disentangles.
They, as a team, help their clients and support them to cope with diminished physical ability and functional-impairment.
Personally I feel like it wasn't right to have someone determine for me my physical ability and I think that airline should understand that that is wrong and they discriminated against someone," he added.
We have the physical ability, but when it comes to the mental side that's where we lag behind,' said Guiao after his Road Warriors suffered a crippling 126-121 overtime loss to TNT at Mall of Asia Arena.
Researchers found that regardless of gender and other demographic factors, declines in physical ability began to appear in people's 50s.
They're dealing with activities that have physical ability needs.
state-of-the-art Fire Technology and Emergency Medical Technology facility will serve as a Candidate Physical Ability Testing center thanks to a $44,000 Neighborhood Reinvestment Program Grant provided by the County of San Diego.
Walking Football is ideally for men and women aged 50+ and can be played regardless of physical ability and experience.
After sessions lasting 12 weeks, there were improvements in muscle strength, physical ability, pain and breathing, according to the study published in The British Journal of Sports Medicine.
The low level of physical ability is the result of the lack of concern on behalf of the young people, as well as of the academics from inferior echelons.
And Martinez, left, said: "Everybody knows about his outstanding technical ability but then you look at his exceptional physical ability and he has got both.
This means that Flybe not only adheres to the CAA's strict requirements relating to the employment of staff with a reduced physical ability, but exceeds them to ensure that safety is never compromised.