Definitions for supernaturalˌsu pərˈnætʃ ər əl, -ˈnætʃ rəl
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supernatural forces and events and beings collectively
"She doesn't believe in the supernatural"
not existing in nature or subject to explanation according to natural laws; not physical or material
"supernatural forces and occurrences and beings"
A supernatural being.
Above nature; that which is beyond or added to nature, often so considered because it is given by God or some force beyond that which humans are born with. In Roman Catholic theology, sanctifying grace is considered to be a supernatural addition to human nature.
Not of the usual; not natural; altered by forces that are not understood fully if at all.
Neither visible nor measurable.
being beyond, or exceeding, the power or laws of nature; miraculous
The supernatural is that which is not subject to the laws of physics, or more figuratively, that which is said to exist above and beyond nature. In philosophy, popular culture and fiction, the supernatural is associated with the paranormal, religions and occultism. It has neoplatonic and medieval scholastic origins.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
sū-pėr-nat′ū-ral, adj. above or beyond the powers of nature: not according to the usual course of nature: miraculous: spiritual.—v.t. Supernat′uralise, to bring into the supernatural sphere.—ns. Supernat′uralism, the belief in the influence of the supernatural in the world; Supernat′uralist, a believer in the supernatural.—adj. of or pertaining to the supernatural.—adj. Supernaturalist′ic.—adv. Supernat′urally.—n. Supernat′uralness.
The Roycroft Dictionary
The natural not yet understood.
The numerical value of supernatural in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of supernatural in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The needles are kept on for a reason, it's supernatural, I say.
Most of 'em don't last, the needles are kept on for a reason. It's supernatural, I say.
Of course God's forgiving and kind. It takes a supernatural being to be capable of such a thing.
The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.
The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.
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Translations for supernatural
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- surnaturel, surnaturelle, extraordinaireFrench
- os-nàdarrachScottish Gaelic
- soprannaturale, sovrannaturaleItalian
- divinus, supernaturalisLatin
- сверхъестественный, сверхъестественноеRussian
- natprírodan, nadprirodan, nadnárāvanSerbo-Croatian
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