Definition of 'corporal'
- a noncommissioned officer in the army or airforce or marines
- affecting or characteristic of the body as opposed to the mind or spirit; "bodily needs"; "a corporal defect"; "corporeal suffering"; "a somatic symptom or somatic illness"
Synonyms: bodily corporeal somatic
- possessing or existing in bodily form; "what seemed corporal melted as breath into the wind"- Shakespeare; "an incarnate spirit"; "`corporate' is an archaic term"
Synonyms: bodied corporate embodied incarnate