nonphysical nonphysical

Definition(s):

  • (adj) lacking substance or reality; incapable of being touched or seen

Usage(s):

  1. Bridge enthusiasts would further disagree with the characterization of the card game as a nonphysical activity.
  2. Yet she could answer nonphysical questions, about whether a given animal lived on land or in the sea, or whether it was normally kept as a pet.
  3. How this split occurs and the nature of the nonphysical part are, of course, elusive matters.

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  1. In his book "Clairvoyant Investigations" Hodson writes, "I have myself confirmed that these super-physical domains contain innumerable nonphysical beings, such as angels and nature spirits. . ."
    on Jan 13, 2007 By: Geoffrey Hodson Source: American Daily

  2. "I don't have a philosophy that we're going to be as nonphysical as possible," Holland said. "If we could have a tough guy that could play, I'd be in line like everybody else for him. But how do you get these guys? In a lot of cases, they're...
    on Oct 9, 2009 By: Ken Holland Source: ESPN

  3. "West Virginia is nonphysical around the goal and allowed him to shoot freely," LSU Coach John Brady said of the Longhorns' opponent in the regional semifinals. "Glen got a body on him, without fouling, and pushed him outside."
    on Mar 25, 2006 By: John Brady Source: New York Times

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