Definitions for mythicalˈmɪθ ɪ kəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

myth•i•calˈmɪθ ɪ kəl(adj.)

also myth′ic

  1. pertaining to, of the nature of, or involving a myth.

    Category: Mythology

  2. dealt with in myth, as a prehistoric period.

    Category: Mythology

  3. existing only in myth or legend.

    Category: Mythology

  4. without foundation in fact; fictitious:

    a mythical explanation.

Origin of mythical:

1670–80; < LL mȳthic(us) (< Gk mȳthikós of myths; see myth , -ic ) + -al1

myth′i•cal•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fabulous, mythic, mythical, mythologic, mythological(adj)

    based on or told of in traditional stories; lacking factual basis or historical validity

    "mythical centaurs"; "the fabulous unicorn"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. mythical(adjective)ˈmɪθ ɪ kəl

    talked about in myths

    mythical beasts

Wiktionary

  1. mythical(Adjective)

    Existing in myth.

  2. mythical(Adjective)

    not real; false or fabricated.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mythical(adj)

    of or relating to myths; described in a myth; of the nature of a myth; fabulous; imaginary; fanciful


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