Tesauro Inglês
(substantivo) 
Definition
the entire physical structure of an animal or human
The largest organ in the body is the liver.
Sinônimos
physique
a powerful physique
,
build
the smallness of his build
,
form
She saw the form of a person coming towards her.
,
figure
Take pride in your health and your figure.
,
shape
the shapes of the trees against the sky
,
make-up
He became convinced that there was some fatal flaw in his make-up.
,
frame
belts pulled tight against their bony frames
,
constitution
He must have an extremely strong constitution.
,
flesh and bones
(substantivo) 
Definition
the trunk or torso
Cross your upper leg over your body.
Sinônimos
torso
Lower your torso one inch, and stretch up with your arms.
, ,
chest
At the very bottom of the chest were some carving tools.
, ,
trunk
Simultaneously, raise your trunk six inches above the ground.
(substantivo) 
Definition
a corpse
The woodland creature's body lay in state.
Sinônimos
corpse
The actors had to play dead, as if they were corpses.
,
dead body
, ,
relics
,
carcass
A cluster of vultures crouched on the carcass of a dead buffalo.
,
cadaver
,
stiff (slang)
(substantivo) 
Definition
a group regarded as a single entity
the police representative body
Sinônimos
organization
Most of the funds are provided by voluntary organizations.
,
company
She worked in an insurance company.
,
group
Members of an environmental group are staging a protest inside a chemical plant.
,
society
the historical society
,
league
the League of Nations
,
association
the British Olympic Association
,
band
bands of government soldiers
, ,
institution
Class size varies from one type of institution to another.
,
corporation
chairperson of a huge multi-national corporation
,
federation
the British Athletic Federation
,
outfit (informal)
He works for a private security outfit.
,
syndicate
They formed a syndicate to buy the car.
,
bloc
the former Soviet bloc
,
confederation
(substantivo) 
Definition
the main part of anything
the preface, followed by the main body of the article
Sinônimos
main part
,
matter
A proton is an elementary particle of matter.
,
heart
The heart of the problem is supply and demand.
,
material
the decomposition of organic material
,
mass
Pluto and Triton have nearly the same mass and density.
,
substance
The substance of his discussions doesn't really matter.
,
bulk
The vast bulk of imports and exports is carried by sea.
,
essence
Some claim that Ireland's very essence is expressed through its language.
,
hub
The island's social hub is the Café Sport.
(substantivo) 
It is probably the most polluted body of water in the world.
Sinônimos
expanse
a vast expanse of grassland
,
area
Although large in area, the flat did not have many rooms.
, ,
stretch
It's a very dangerous stretch of road.
,
sweep
the whole sweep of German social and political history
,
extent
an estate about seven or eight acres in extent
,
tract
A vast tract of land is ready for development.
,
breadth
The breadth of his knowledge filled me with admiration.
(substantivo) 
a body of evidence
Sinônimos
amount
I still do a certain amount of work for them.
,
measure
The colonies were claiming a larger measure of self-government.
,
collection
He has gathered a large collection of prints and paintings over the years.
,
mass
The Second World War involved the mass of the population.
,
volume
the sheer volume of traffic on our motorways
,
quantity
the sheer quantity of data can cause problems.
,
bulk
the shadowy bulk of an ancient barn
,
corpus
a corpus of over 450 million words of spoken and written English
(substantivo) 
The great body of people moved slowly forward.
Sinônimos
mass
A mass of excited people clogged the street.
,
company
He was a notable young actor in a company of rising stars.
,
press
There was still a press of people around the Victoria Memorial.
,
army
data collected by an army of volunteers
,
host
A host of stars attended the awards ceremony.
,
crowd
It took some two hours before the crowd was fully dispersed.
,
majority
The majority of our customers come from out of town.
,
assembly
She waited until quiet settled on the assembly.
,
mob
a growing mob of demonstrators
,
herd
large herds of elephant and buffalo
,
swarm
A swarm of people encircled the hotel.
,
horde
A horde of people was screaming for tickets.
,
multitude
the multitudes that surround the Pope
,
throng
An official pushed through the throng.
,
bevy
a bevy of reporters
(substantivo) 
Definition
the characteristic full quality of certain wines
a dry wine, with good body
Sinônimos
consistency
I added a little milk to mix the dough to the right consistency.
,
substance
The substance that causes the problem comes from the barley.
,
texture
It is used in moisturisers to give them a silky texture.
,
density
Jupiter's moon Io has a density of 3.5 grams per cubic centimetre.
,
richness
,
firmness
the firmness of the ground
,
solidity
,
viscosity
10 (substantivo) 
Definition
a person
(informal) 
Sinônimos
person
Sam's the only person who can do the job.
,
being
beings from outer space
,
human
The drug has not yet been tested on humans.
,
individual
the rights and responsibilities of the individual
,
creature
He is one of the most amiable creatures in existence.
,
human being
not to hear a fellow human being's voice
,
mortal
impossible needs for any mere mortal to meet

expressão idiomática

See body and soul

palavras relacionadas com

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Listas de Palavras sobre o assunto

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Citações

The human body is the best picture of the human soul [Ludwig WittgensteinPhilosophical Investigations]
What we think and feel and are is to a great extent determined by the state of our ductless glands and our viscera [Aldous HuxleyMusic at Night]Body and spirit are twins: God only knows which is which:
The soul squats down in the flesh, like a tinker drunk in a ditch
[Algernon Charles SwinburneThe Heptalogia]
diaphragm: a muscular partition separating disorders of the chest from disorders of the bowels [Ambrose BierceThe Devil's Dictionary]

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of area
Definition
range or scope
Although large in area, the flat did not have many rooms.
Sinônimos
in the sense of army
Definition
a large number of people or animals
data collected by an army of volunteers
Sinônimos
vast number,
mob,
sea,
host (archaic)
in the sense of assembly
Definition
a number of people gathered together for a meeting
She waited until quiet settled on the assembly.

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