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Wordnet 3.0


1. without material form or substance;
- Example: "an incorporeal spirit"
[syn: incorporeal, immaterial]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Incorporeal \In`cor*po"re*al\, a. [Pref. in- not + corporeal: cf. L. incorporeus. Cf. Incorporal.] [1913 Webster] 1. Not corporeal; not having a material body or form; not consisting of matter; immaterial. [1913 Webster] Thus incorporeal spirits to smaller forms Reduced their shapes immense. --Milton. [1913 Webster] Sense and perception must necessarily proceed from some incorporeal substance within us. --Bentley. [1913 Webster] 2. (Law) Existing only in contemplation of law; not capable of actual visible seizin or possession; not being an object of sense; intangible; -- opposed to corporeal. [1913 Webster] Incorporeal hereditament. See under Hereditament. Syn: Immaterial; unsubstantial; bodiless; spiritual. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

incorporeal adj 1: without material form or substance; "an incorporeal spirit" [syn: incorporeal, immaterial] [ant: corporeal, material]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

100 Moby Thesaurus words for "incorporeal": Masan, airy, apparition, appearance, asomatous, astral, astral spirit, banshee, bodiless, control, decarnate, decarnated, departed spirit, discarnate, disembodied, disembodied spirit, duppy, dybbuk, ectoplasmic, eidolon, ethereal, etheric, extramundane, form, ghost, ghostish, ghostlike, ghostly, ghosty, grateful dead, guide, hant, haunt, idolum, immaterial, immateriality, impalpable, imponderable, incorporate, incorporeal being, incorporeity, insubstantial, intangible, larva, lemures, manes, materialization, metaphysical, nonmaterial, nonphysical, nonsubstantial, occult, oni, otherworldly, phantasm, phantasma, phantasmal, phantasmic, phantom, phantomic, phantomlike, poltergeist, presence, psychic, revenant, shade, shadow, shadowy, shape, shrouded spirit, specter, specterlike, spectral, spectral ghost, spirit, spiritual, spook, sprite, supernatural, theophany, transmundane, unconcrete, unearthly, unembodied, unextended, unfleshly, unphysical, unsolid, unsubstanced, unsubstantial, unsubstantiality, unworldly, vision, walking dead man, wandering soul, weightless, wraith, wraithlike, wraithy, zombie