Definition of 'bodily'
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He had pleaded guilty at an earlier hearing to attempting to cause grievous bodily harm. Times, Sunday Times (2017)At Grimsby crown court he pleaded guilty to causing grievous bodily harm. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Cops confirmed a man of 28 had been bailed on suspicion of conspiracy to cause actual bodily harm. The Sun (2016)A man has been charged with causing grievous bodily harm with intent. The Sun (2016)Chelmsford crown court had heard her admit grievous bodily harm and she was sentenced to two years prison, suspended for two years. The Sun (2016)At a hearing last month he pleaded guilty to actual bodily harm and criminal damage and was sentenced at Maidstone crown court yesterday. Times, Sunday Times (2017)But a lesser plea of inflicting grievous bodily harm was accepted by the CPS. The Sun (2017)To implant eight is an act of medical negligence that could properly be considered grievous bodily harm. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Romans admitted a charge of grievous bodily harm with intent after changing his plea. The Sun (2016)Take the primary need for bodily comfort. 23 Steps to Successful Achievement (1972)All doctors have been doused in a variety of bodily fluids. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They were also convicted of actual bodily harm to the party guest. The Sun (2015)The defendant was charged with causing actual bodily harm. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He admitted causing actual bodily harm after seeing the footage and was jailed for five months. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But the charge of inflicting grievous bodily harm with intent was dropped. The Sun (2010)The same force said a woman who lobbed a biscuit at a man had also committed actual bodily harm. The Sun (2015)We were then lifted bodily into the mail van and told not to move for at least half an hour. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Thousands of offences including grievous bodily harm and malicious wounding are being cleared up with no more than an apology. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The church's insurance policy provided coverage for "bodily injury " and "property damage. Christianity Today (2000)Claims for bodily injury claims rose by 448 million during the year. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In the story, love has the potential to inflict not only emotional but actual bodily pain. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)Industry figures show the number of bodily injury claims has soared by 72 per cent in the past decade. The Sun (2011)These are reflected in the needs of all members of society for safety, bodily comfort, health and so on. The Sociology of Modernization and Development (1988)
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British English: bodily ADJECTIVE
Your bodily needs and functions are the needs and functions of your body.
...descriptions of natural bodily functions.
Definition of bodily from the Collins English Dictionary
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