of or relating to the human soul or mind; mental.
Psychology. pertaining to or noting mental phenomena.
outside of natural or scientific knowledge; spiritual.
of or relating to some apparently nonphysical force or agency: psychic research;psychic phenomena.
sensitive to influences or forces of a nonphysical or supernatural nature.
a person who is allegedly sensitive to psychic influences or forces; medium.
- psy·chi·cal·ly, adverb
- in·ter·psy·chic, adjective
- non·psy·chic, adjective, noun
- non·psy·chi·cal, adjective
- un·psy·chic, adjective
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How to use psychic in a sentence
For this Double, or astral body as you call it, is really the seat of the passions, emotions and desires in the psychical economy.Three More John Silence Stories | Algernon Blackwood
The inquiries made by the Society for Psychical Research have proved its absolute authenticity and the agreement of the witnesses.Urania | Camille Flammarion
Flick awoke by one of those subconscious mental perceptions that the Society for Psychical Research is at present investigating.The Woman Gives | Owen Johnson
Our witness, in any case, would not be a persona grata to the Society for Psychical Research.Devil-Worship in France | Arthur Edward Waite
Your romanticists claim that the realistic story has no charm, nor excitement, nor psychical thrill.Blazed Trail Stories | Stewart Edward White
British Dictionary definitions for psychic
outside the possibilities defined by natural laws, as mental telepathy
(of a person) sensitive to forces not recognized by natural laws
mental as opposed to physical; psychogenic
bridge (of a bid) based on less strength than would normally be required to make the bid
a person who is sensitive to parapsychological forces or influences
- psychical, adjective
- psychically, adverb
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