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Definitions for Metaphysical
ˌmɛt əˈfɪz ɪ kəlMe·ta·phys·i·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. metaphysical(adj)

    pertaining to or of the nature of metaphysics

    "metaphysical philosophy"

  2. metaphysical(adj)

    without material form or substance

    "metaphysical forces"

  3. metaphysical(adj)

    highly abstract and overly theoretical

    "metaphysical reasoning"


  1. metaphysical(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to metaphysics.

  2. metaphysical(Adjective)

    Immaterial, supersensual, not physical (more properly, "beyond" that which is physical).

  3. Origin: Grammatically derived from "metaphysics"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Metaphysical(adj)

    of or pertaining to metaphysics

  2. Metaphysical(adj)

    according to rules or principles of metaphysics; as, metaphysical reasoning

  3. Metaphysical(adj)

    preternatural or supernatural

  4. Origin: [Cf. F. mtaphysique. See Metaphysics.]

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How to say Metaphysical in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Metaphysical in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Metaphysical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Metaphysical in a Sentence

  1. Ademuyiwa Onabanjo:

    Love is a metaphysical concept; neither party knows the degree of one to the other.

  2. Samuel Taylor Coleridge:

    Our quaint metaphysical opinions, in an hour of anguish, are like playthings by the bedside of a child deathly sick.

  3. Albert Camus:

    Revolution, in order to be creative, cannot do without either a moral or metaphysical rule to balance the insanity of history.

  4. Aldous Huxley:

    From their experience or from the recorded experience of others (history), men learn only what their passions and their metaphysical prejudices allow them to learn.

  5. Henry Bromel:

    History is powerful stuff. One day your world is fine. The next day it's knocked for a metaphysical loop. Was Napoleon really at Waterloo Would that change what I had for breakfast

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