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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 ?
How he happened to have come to Africa he did not tell them, leaving them to assume he had forgotten the incidents of his life prior to the frightful ordeals that had wrecked him mentally and physically.
Every moment of the man's waking life was filled with morbid thought of hatred--he had become mentally as he was physically in outward appearance, the personification of the blighting emotion of Hate.
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.
Morally, as well as physically, it must be said of Lady Lydiard that her outward side was her worst side.
But I soothed and comforted her, till she pulled herself bravely together and recuperated mentally as quickly as she was wont to do physically.
But she was still the same, and the sight of her affected him the same way, physically reviving him, stirring him, and filling his soul with rapture.
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.
Her prize consisted in a male about four feet tall, very strong and physically perfect; also, he learned quickly, and we had considerable amusement, at least I did, over the keen rivalry we displayed.
One of the group was the son of a country minister, another of a judge; John, the unhappiest of all, had David Nicholson to father, the idea of facing whom on such a scandalous subject was physically sickening.
She had, in fact, undone the kiss, as far as such a thing was physically possible.
He was suffering physically at that moment, there was a weight on his chest and he could not breathe.
According to the press release, Madam Howard-Taylor said government remains committed to addressing the challenges facing the physically challenged people with the Group of 77 being no exception.