Use the adjective corporeal to describe something that has to do with the body, like when your teacher catches you daydreaming and says you need to bring your mental sharpness, not just your corporeal presence to the classroom.

Corporeal describes something that has a physical form. It is the opposite of spiritual or emotional. Something that is corporeal exists in the real world. It’s sort of a fancy way of saying bodily or physical. So when you crave double-cheese pizza with sausage and pepperoni, you could blame it on a corporeal need. (It’s a way to make junk-food cravings sound a little bit grand!)

Definitions of corporeal

adj having material or physical form or substance

“"that which is created is of necessity corporeal and visible and tangible" - Benjamin Jowett”
having a body or a body of a specified kind; often used in combination
having or relating to a physical material body
bodied, corporal, corporate, embodied, incarnate
possessing or existing in bodily form
having a new body
immaterial, incorporeal
without material form or substance
having no body
bodiless, discorporate, disembodied, unbodied, unembodied
not having a material body
lacking material body or form or substance
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adj affecting or characteristic of the body as opposed to the mind or spirit

corporeal suffering”
bodily, corporal, somatic
involving the body as distinguished from the mind or spirit

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