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physical

adjective actual, bodily, carnal, concrete, corporal, corporeal, earthly, embodied, flesh and blood, fleshly, human, incarnate, material, materiate, mundane, natural, nonspiritual, organic, real, sensible, sensual, sensuous, somatic, substantial, substantive, systemic, tangible, temporal, unspiritual, worldly
Associated concepts: physical assets, physical condition, physical contact, physical control, physical damage, physiial delivery, physical depreciation, physical disability, physscal force, physical impairment, physical injury, physical loss, physical property
See also: bodily, concrete, corporal, corporeal, mundane, tangible
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But, as their relationship progresses and they interact with their zany families and friends they discover that getting physical really does always lead to complications.
I'm old enough (and hopefully mature enough) where I shouldn't be getting physical with people - especially friends - if I can avoid it.
If you react by getting physical or calling the police, you're only solving part of the problem in moving that person away," said Jim Taylor, who is with the association.
BALTIMORE -- Cancer patients and survivors not only should be getting physical activity, but they should aim to meet federal recommendations for 150 minutes of moderate aerobic activity weekly, according to new guidelines released by the American College of Sports Medicine.
Hamesh will be produced before an Accountability Court in Lahore, where he is under trial for getting physical remand.
Great sexual chemistry has also been known to cement many a relationship, so avoiding getting physical altogether might not be too smart a choice, especially in this age of ample temptation.
The role sees Jen getting physical with plenty of full-on action.
Stories are often heard of students getting physical and emotional scars that last forever.
BRAZILIAN wide boy Sammir isn't scared of getting physical with Hearts after bruising battles in his homeland.