cabalistic

[ kab-uh-lis-tik ]
/ ˌkæb əˈlɪs tɪk /

adjective

of or relating to the cabala.
mystic; occult.
of or marked by cabalism.

Nearby words

  1. cabal,
  2. cabala,
  3. cabaletta,
  4. cabalism,
  5. cabalist,
  6. caballero,
  7. caballé,
  8. caballé, montserrat,
  9. cabana,
  10. cabanatuan

Also cab·a·lis·ti·cal.

Origin of cabalistic

First recorded in 1615–25; cabal + -istic

Related formscab·a·lis·ti·cal·ly, adverbsem·i·cab·a·lis·tic, adjectivesem·i·cab·a·lis·ti·cal, adjectivesem·i·cab·a·lis·ti·cal·ly, adverb

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Word Origin and History for cabalistic

cabalistic

adj.

1670s; see cabal + -istic.

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