Definition of bodiless in English:


Line breaks: bodi|less
Pronunciation: /ˈbɒdɪləs


  • 1Lacking a body: a bodiless head
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    • If you were a nut so primitive as to think that decapitating a helpless man would strengthen you, what might you think if that bodiless head were to start speaking?
    • Racks of bodiless heads demonstrate different types of dummy mechanics.
    • Our experiences might result from dreams, hallucinations, or the manipulations of an evil demon or his modern counterpart, an evil neuroscientist artificially stimulating a bodiless brain in a vat.
  • 1.1Having no material form or being; incorporeal: a sinister, bodiless voice
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    • ‘Identification accepted,’ the bodiless voice said.
    • The golden voice was back, bodiless and carefree.
    • That same bodiless voice screamed inside my head.

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