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mystical

[ mis-ti-kuhl ]
/ ˈmɪs tɪ kəl /
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adjective

mystic; of or relating to supernatural agencies, affairs, occurrences, etc.: a strange, mystical experience.
of or relating to mystics or mysticism: mystical writings.
spiritually symbolic: a mystical vision of the hereafter.
obscure in meaning; mysterious: mystical circumstances.

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Origin of mystical

First recorded in 1425–75; late Middle English; see mystic, -al1

synonym study for mystical

1. See mysterious.

OTHER WORDS FROM mystical

mys·ti·cal·ly, adverbmys·ti·cal·i·ty, mys·ti·cal·ness, noun
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How to use mystical in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for mystical

mystical
/ (ˈmɪstɪkəl) /

adjective

relating to or characteristic of mysticism
Christianity having a divine or sacred significance that surpasses natural human apprehension
having occult or metaphysical significance, nature, or force
a less common word for mysterious

Derived forms of mystical

mystically, adverbmysticalness, noun
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