Definitions for magneticmægˈnɛt ɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mag•net•icmægˈnɛt ɪk(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to a magnet or magnetism.

    Category: Electricity and Magnetism

  2. having the properties of a magnet.

    Category: Electricity and Magnetism

  3. capable of being magnetized or attracted by a magnet.

    Category: Electricity and Magnetism

  4. of, pertaining to, or being a medium created with magnetically sensitive material for storing electronic data, as a magnetic card or disk.

    Category:

  5. pertaining to the magnetic field of the earth:

    the magnetic equator.

    Category: Geography (terms)

  6. exerting a strong attractive power or charm:

    a magnetic personality.

  7. pertaining to various bearings and measurements as indicated by a magnetic compass.

    Category: Geography (terms)

Origin of magnetic:

1625–35; < LL

mag•net′i•cal•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. magnetic(adj)

    of or relating to or caused by magnetism

    "magnetic forces"

  2. magnetic, magnetized, magnetised(adj)

    having the properties of a magnet; i.e. of attracting iron or steel

    "the hard disk is covered with a thin coat of magnetic material"

  3. magnetic(adj)

    capable of being magnetized

  4. magnetic(adj)

    determined by earth's magnetic fields

    "magnetic north"; "the needle of a magnetic compass points to the magnetic north pole"

  5. charismatic, magnetic(adj)

    possessing an extraordinary ability to attract

    "a charismatic leader"; "a magnetic personality"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. magnetic(adjective)ægˈnɛt ɪk

    using or involving magnets

    a toy with magnetic parts; a magnetic field

  2. magneticægˈnɛt ɪk

    easily attracting people

    her magnetic personality

Wiktionary

  1. magnetic(Adjective)

    of, relating to, operating by, or caused by magnetism

    a magnetic recorder

  2. magnetic(Adjective)

    having the properties of a magnet, especially the ability to draw or pull

  3. magnetic(Adjective)

    determined by earth's magnetic fields

    magnetic north

  4. magnetic(Adjective)

    having an extraordinary ability to attract

    He has a magnetic personality.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Magnetic(adj)

    alt. of Magnetical

  2. Magnetic(noun)

    a magnet

  3. Magnetic(noun)

    any metal, as iron, nickel, cobalt, etc., which may receive, by any means, the properties of the loadstone, and which then, when suspended, fixes itself in the direction of a magnetic meridian

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British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'magnetic' in Adjectives Frequency: #750


Translations for magnetic

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

magnetic(adjective)

of, or having the powers of, or operating by means of, a magnet or magnetism

magnetic force.

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