unbodied

adjective
un·​bod·​ied | \ ˌən-ˈbä-dēd How to pronounce unbodied (audio) \

Definition of unbodied

1 : having no body : incorporeal also : freed from the body unbodied souls

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ghosts are often depicted as unbodied, yet somehow visible, beings
Recent Examples on the Web Though its name suggests a nootropics concern or a purveyor of networked exercise equipment, Superhuman’s unbodied offering is productivity software for the inbox. Anna Wiener, The New Yorker, "What the Superhuman Controversy Reveals About the Shifting Ethics of Software," 17 July 2019 Deleuze and Guattari, in Anti-Oedipus, see in it the model of a new kind of reasoning: schizoid, unbodied, and diffuse. Sam Kriss, The Atlantic, "You Think With the World, Not Just Your Brain," 13 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of unbodied

1513, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Unbodied.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unbodied. Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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