Immaterial and Incorporeal


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Immaterial adjective – Not composed of matter.
Usage example: it is only possible to study immaterial forces like gravity by observing their effects on the physical world

Incorporeal is a synonym for immaterial in bodiless topic. In some cases you can use "Incorporeal" instead an adjective "Immaterial", when it comes to topics like body, spiritual, ethereal, intangible. popular alternative
Nearby Words: immateriality, immaterially
Synonyms for Immaterial


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Incorporeal adjective – Not composed of matter.
Usage example: ghosts are supposed to be incorporeal

Immaterial is a synonym for incorporeal in bodiless topic. You can use "Immaterial" instead an adjective "Incorporeal", if it concerns topics such as body, ethereal, insubstantial, unsubstantial. rare substitute
Synonyms for Incorporeal

Things that words describes

spirit immaterial spirit incorporeal spirit
force immaterial force incorporeal force
essence immaterial essence incorporeal essence
creature immaterial creature incorporeal creature
Other nouns: ghost, form, existence, spirits, enemies, beings, ghosts.
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Incorporeal or Immaterial. 2016. Accessed July 05, 2020.

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