- without a physical body; incorporeal.
Origin of discarnate
Related Words for discarnatemystical, spiritual, abstract, esoteric, philosophical, supernatural, abstruse, theoretical, divine, metaphysical, sacred, ghostly, intangible, holy, devotional, incorporeal, nonmaterial, deep, difficult, eternal
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Historical Examples of discarnate
After that superb test, why didn't he frankly say the discarnate had been proved?The Shadow World
How does it happen that some souls are in a body, while others are discarnate?Plotinos: Complete Works, v. 2
And that is the only sort of effort a discarnate individuality can exert.Last Enemy
Henry Beam Piper
The phantasmogenetic centre may thus, in my view, be equally well produced by an incarnate or by a discarnate spirit.
There is in such a case no apparent communication between the discarnate mind and the mind of the automatist.