- supernatural beings, behavior, and occurrences collectively.
- supernatural forces and the supernatural plane of existence: a deep fear of the supernatural.
Origin of supernatural
Examples from the Web for supernatural
Although Korra looks at PTSD and assault with supernatural grandiosity, fans were quick to pick up on it in some forums.
On TripAdvisor, visitors gush about the tour and the supernatural experiences encountered during their stay.Would You Stay in Lizzie Borden’s Ax-Murder House?|Nina Strochlic|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is clear Hitchens had no use for the supernatural or spiritual, but his alternative to religion was not merely scientific.
It was identified as an ancient exorcism technique that indicated she had been suspected of supernatural powers.
Many of my soldiers began to treat bracelets, pictures, bibles and video games as if they had supernatural powers.
Distraction gave him supernatural strength, and her weight seemed that of a child.
Indeed, some of his inventions have been so wonderful that he might be accredited with supernatural powers.Hidden Treasures|Harry A. Lewis
The quaint ideas associated in mythology with the supernatural generation here referred to have been various.Ancient Faiths And Modern|Thomas Inman
Even his handling of the supernatural, which was undoubtedly a strong point of his, was not wholly de ban aloi.The English Novel|George Saintsbury
These are above our present definition of Nature, and therefore to us supernatural or miraculous.Evolution|Joseph Le Conte
early 15c. "above nature, transcending nature, belonging to a higher realm," from Medieval Latin supernaturalis "above or beyond nature," from Latin super "above" (see super-) + natura "nature" (see nature). Originally with more of a religious sense, "of or given by God, divine; heavenly;" association with ghosts, etc., has predominated since c.1799.
1580s, from supernatural (adj.).