Definition of Disembody

1. Verb. Free from a body or physical form or reality.

Generic synonyms: Disembarrass, Free, Rid



Definition of Disembody

1. v. t. To divest of the body or corporeal existence.

Definition of Disembody

1. Verb. To cause one's soul, spirit, or consciousness to become separated from the physical body. ¹

2. Verb. To separate from an object or group ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Disembody

1. [v -BODIED, -BODYING, -BODIES]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Disembody

disembellish
disembellished
disembellishes
disembellishing
disembitter
disembittered
disembittering
disembitters
disembodied
disembodied spirit
disembodiedly
disembodiedness
disembodies
disembodiment
disembodiments
disembody (current term)
disembodying
disembogue
disembogued
disemboguement
disemboguements
disembogues
disemboguing
disembosom
disembosomed
disembosoming
disembosoms
disembowel
disemboweled
disemboweler

Literary usage of Disembody

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Word and Phrase: True and False Use in English by Joseph Fitzgerald (1901)
"That sign should be disregarded and the word allowed free currency, to the driving out of disembody. To get disembody we must first invest with a body and ..."

2. The Justice of the Peace, and Parish Officer by Richard Burn (1820)
"The king may disembody and embody the militia as he may think fit. ... And his majesty may, from time to time, as he shall think fit, disembody any part or ..."

3. The Evolution of Immortality: Suggestions of an Individual Immortality Based by Chester Twitchell Stockwell (1906)
"To disembody spirit or personality would be the sure way of annihilating it. disembody an atom, and the atom is gone. Spirit, life, intelligence, energy, ..."

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