physically meaning


    Definition of physically in English Dictionary

  • AdverbCOMmore physicallySUPmost physicallyPREphysi-SUF-ally
    1. In a physical manner.
      1. According to the laws of physics.
        1. Using physical force.
          1. OBS According to the rules of medicine.
            1. He that lives physically must live miserably. — Cheyne.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • His first stand-in parent is the sister who "brought [him] up by hand," hardhandedly flinging him like "a conjugal missile" and mauling him, physically and spiritually, at every turn.
            • Just as Augustine notes that a true virgin must be a virgin physically and spiritually, so too a monk's single-heartedness of purpose in Christ cannot be left to an ethereal realm.
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • Physically enjoyable frivolity can still offend the conscience ‎
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adverbs
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          1. en physically attractive
          2. en physically challenged
          Source: Wiktionary

          Meaning of physically for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "physically" is an adverb.
          Difficultness: Level 3
          Easy     ➨     Difficult
          Definiteness: Level 1
          Definite    ➨     Versatile