On the way out of town, he left her body in the woods off a state road not far from Interstate 95.
The body armor would indicate an intention to do battle with the police if necessary and escape the scene if possible.
The eight compositions on display at the Sears-Peyton Gallery are a continuation of a body of work.
There was also some evidence that seemed to point to MacDonald, such as pajama fiber hairs under the body.
The Senate had, in fact, been in pro forma session when Obama issued his fiat that the body was in recess.
Already the middle of the body and the shoulders quivered like water on the point of boiling.
Exhausted in mind and body, she could not long endure this tide of recollection.
There is not any body on board this ship that belongs to us.
His eyes were closed, his face a dead, chalky white, and his body hung limp.
The breath was clearly the "element" the lack of which rendered the body inanimate.
Old English bodig "trunk, chest" (of a man or animal); related to Old High German botah, of unknown origin. Not elsewhere in Germanic, and the word has died out in German (replaced by leib, originally "life," and körper, from Latin). In English, extension to "person" is from late 13c. Meaning "main part" of anything was in late Old English, hence its use in reference to vehicles (1520s).
Contrasted with soul since at least mid-13c. Meaning "corpse" (short for dead body) is from late 13c. Transferred to matter generally in Middle English (e.g. heavenly body, late 14c.). Body politic "the nation, the state" first recorded 1520s, legalese, with French word order. Body image was coined 1935. Body language is attested from 1967, perhaps from French langage corporel (1966). Phrase over my dead body attested by 1833.
body bod·y (bŏd'ē)
The entire material or physical structure of an organism, especially of a human.
The physical part of a person.
A corpse or carcass.
The trunk or torso of a human, as distinguished from the head, neck, and extremities.
The largest or principal part, as of an organ; corpus.
A physical thing or kind of substance.