Translation of "body" - English-French dictionary

body

noun /ˈbodi/ (plural bodies)

the whole frame of a human being or animal including the bones and flesh

corps
Athletes have to look after their bodies.

a dead person

cadavre
The battlefield was covered with bodies.
The body of a local woman has been found in the woods.

the main part of anything

corps, partie principale
the body of the hall.

a mass

masse
The police have gathered a huge body of evidence against him.

a group of people acting as one

corps
The Law Society is the professional body that represents lawyers in England and Wales.
bodily adjective

of the body

du corps, physique
bodily needs
bodily fluids.
bodyguard noun

a guard or guards to protect (especially an important person)

garde du corps
the president’s bodyguard.
body language noun

body movements, facial expressions etc that show what a person (really) feels or thinks.

langage corporel
bodywork noun

the outer casing of a car etc

carrosserie
The bodywork of his new car has rusted already.

(Translation of “body” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)