warm body

warm body

a person; just any person (who can be counted on to be present). See if you can get a couple of warm bodies to stand at the door and hand out programs. You mean among all these warm bodies nobody knows calculus?
See also: body, warm

warm body

n. just anyone who can be counted on to stay alive. See if you can get a couple of warm bodies to stand at the door and hand out programs.
See also: body, warm
References in classic literature ?
The woman kissed his eyes, and with thin, small hands felt the warm body through his white flannel nightgown.
The finding of the still warm body of Kulonga--on the very verge of their fields and within easy earshot of the village--knifed and stripped at the door of his father's home, was in itself sufficiently mysterious, but these last awesome discoveries within the village, within the dead Kulonga's own hut, filled their hearts with dismay, and conjured in their poor brains only the most frightful of superstitious explanations.
For my part I could not be other than joyful had I tried, with Dejah Thoris' warm body pressed close to mine, and with all our unpassed danger my heart was singing as gaily as though we were already entering the gates of Helium.
As I fell, a warm body fell on top of me, and hands grasped my arms and legs.
His light pajamas had been but little protection from the chill dampness of the jungle, and only that side of him which was pressed against the warm body of his shaggy companion approximated to comfort.
But with the vision of that other face there came to him a faint realization that mayhap it was a stronger power than either friendship or fear which caused that lithe, warm body to cling so tightly to him.
Having a warm body gives the opah an advantage over the fish it eats, says biologist Nick Wegner, who studied the animal.
The numbers have not drastically changed over the past two decades,but certainly, there had been marked improvements due to radical initiatives in terms of recruitment, deployment,nd human resource development to fully optimize every available warm body for police operations," he said.
Sartaj Aziz, Nawaz Sharif's foreign affairs advisor, said that the meeting had been a dignified diplomacy which was apparent from the warm body language.
As if Dora in the next room is a warm body of water, a small pond where
The owner, Sandra Blundell, found Bob's still warm body at around 9.
dives onto a warm body, the ruined gardens of the state, tended by the
AND FOR COMPANIES PREPARING TO HIRE PERMANENT EMPLOYEES, "NOT JUST ANOTHER NICE GUY" OFFERS TIPS TO ENSURE YOU HIRE THE RIGHT PERSON, NOT JUST A WARM BODY TO FILL AN EMPTY CHAIR.
Today's consumer doesn't just want a warm body to show where the kitchen is," Williams said.
Kevin doesn't waste time finding a warm body to comfort him on his return to Albert Square.