Definitions for talismanic-ˈmæn ɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

tal•is•manˈtæl ɪs mən, -ɪz-(n.)(pl.)-mans.

  1. an object engraved with figures supposed to possess occult powers, worn as a charm.

  2. anything that exercises a powerful influence.

Origin of talisman:

1630–40; < F or Sp 蠐 Ar ṭilasm < Gk télesma payment

tal`is•man′ic-ˈmæn ɪk(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. talismanic(adj)

    possessing or believed to possess magic power especially protective power

    "a talismanic amulet"

Wiktionary

  1. talismanic(Adjective)

    Of, relating to, or like, a talisman.

  2. talismanic(Adjective)

    Having a magical protective power.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Talismanic(adj)

    alt. of Talismanical

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