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"physically" in British English

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physicallyadverb

uk   /ˈfɪz.ɪ.kəl.i/ us   /ˈfɪz.ɪ.kəl.i/
  • physically adverb (BODY)

in a way that relates to the body or someone's appearance: Physically I find him very attractive. The protestors had to be physically removed from the room (= they were taken away). The work is physically demanding (= you have to work hard in a way that makes your body tired). Special holidays are available for physically handicapped/disabled people (= those lacking the full use of part of their body).

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  • physically adverb (REAL)

in a way that relates to things you can see or touch or the laws of nature: No one could have climbed that wall - it's physically impossible.
(Definition of physically from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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physicallyadverb

us   /ˈfɪz·ɪ·kli/
  • physically adverb (BODY)

People who are physically disabled/handicapped/challenged lack the full use of their body.
(Definition of physically from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “physically”
in Arabic جَسَديًا…
in Korean 신체적으로…
in Portuguese fisicamente…
in Catalan físicament…
in Japanese 身体的に, 物理的に…
in Chinese (Simplified) 身体, 肉体地,身体上地…
in Turkish fizikî olarak…
in Russian физически, внешне…
in Chinese (Traditional) 身體, 肉體地,身體上地…
in Italian fisicamente…
in Polish fizycznie…
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