Physical and Spiritual


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Physical adjective – Of or relating to the human body.
Usage example: physical sensations such as heat and pain

Spiritual is an antonym for physical in topics: tangible, concerning the body.
Nearby Words: physic, physique, physics, physician, physically
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Spiritual adjective – Not composed of matter.
Usage example: a staunch skeptic and realist, he scoffs at the very notion of ghosts and other spiritual entities

Physical is an antonym for spiritual in topics: nonmaterial, religious.
Nearby Words: spirit, spirited, spiritualistic, spirituality, spirituous
Antonyms for Spiritual
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Things that words describes

sense physical sense spiritual sense
power physical power spiritual power
force physical force spiritual force
strength physical strength spiritual strength
Other nouns: training, presence, form, realm, level, plane, world, embodiment, powers, abilities, beings.

Both words in one sentence

  • Comic Book / Trinity of Sin: Pandora Guns Akimbo: Her signature weapons are a pair of .45s with runes inscribed on them so she can shoot any physical or spiritual threat that comes her way.
  • Law of Inverse Fertility Thanks to their dual physical/spiritual nature, this frequently applies even if they used protection.
  • Elderly Immortal The only immortal elves who look old are those who have experienced great physical or spiritual hardship.
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Spiritual and Physical. (2016). Retrieved 2020, April 09, from
Physical & Spiritual. N.p., 2016. Web. 09 Apr. 2020. <>.
Spiritual or Physical. 2016. Accessed April 09, 2020.

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