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warm body

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warm body

noun phrase

A person regarded as merely such, without individual qualities, virtues, vices, etc; an animate person who occupies space; chair-warmer: I'll look you up if all I need is a warm body (1960s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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  • He abruptly turned his back upon the gathering, and descended to the road, carrying the limp, warm body all the way home.

    Mountain Blood Joseph Hergesheimer
  • (In the warm body) it is neither what burns, nor what is visible; it is quality.

    Plotinos: Complete Works, v. 1 Plotinos (Plotinus)
  • The woman's warm body, moving in the torchlight, would stir memories that men had thought they left light years behind.

    Bride of the Dark One Florence Verbell Brown
  • Then what more can one want—a full hand, a full belly, and a warm body!

    More Portmanteau Plays Stuart Walker
  • There was something about the eyes and the way that the warm body was pressed against her dress that won her instant affection.

    The Duchess of Wrexe Hugh Walpole
  • She put her bare arm about the boy's warm body and kissed his cheek.

    The Higher Court Mary Stewart Daggett
  • He would kill the dog and bury his hands in the warm body until the numbness went out of them.

    Lost Face Jack London
  • Then he rubbed his hands, his sleeves, and the breast of his coat on the warm body.

    Hoof and Claw Charles G. D. Roberts
  • I felt your warm body against me and was glad I was not alone.

    The Land of the Changing Sun William N. Harben
  • What cared she for the dreams of a heaven that she had made, when she had the warm body of her love in her arms!

    The Hills of Desire Richard Aumerle Maher

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