Definitions for supernaturalˌsu pərˈnætʃ ər əl, -ˈnætʃ rəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. supernatural, occult(adj)

    supernatural forces and events and beings collectively

    "She doesn't believe in the supernatural"

  2. supernatural(adj)

    not existing in nature or subject to explanation according to natural laws; not physical or material

    "supernatural forces and occurrences and beings"


  1. supernatural(Noun)

    A supernatural being.

  2. supernatural(Adjective)

    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.

  3. supernatural(Adjective)

    Not of the usual; not natural; altered by forces that are not understood fully if at all.

  4. supernatural(Adjective)

    Neither visible nor measurable.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Supernatural(adj)

    being beyond, or exceeding, the power or laws of nature; miraculous


  1. Supernatural

    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.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. supernatural

    The natural not yet understood.

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