What does magical mean?

Definitions for magical
ˈmædʒ ɪ kəlmag·i·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. charming, magic, magical, sorcerous, witching(a), wizard(a), wizardlyadjective

    possessing or using or characteristic of or appropriate to supernatural powers

    "charming incantations"; "magic signs that protect against adverse influence"; "a magical spell"; "'tis now the very witching time of night"- Shakespeare; "wizard wands"; "wizardly powers"

Wiktionary

  1. magicaladjective

    Of or relating to magic.

  2. magicaladjective

    Enchanting.

    The fireworks created a magical atmosphere in that beautiful summer night.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Magicalnoun

    Acting, or performed by secret and invisible powers, either of nature, or the agency of spirits.

    Etymology: from magick.

    I’ll humbly signify what, in his name,
    That magical word of war, we have effected. William Shakespeare.

    They beheld unveiled the magical shield of your Ariosto, which dazzled the beholders with too much brightness; they can no longer hold up their arms. Dryden.

    By the use of a looking-glass, and certain attire made of cambrick, upon her head, she attained to an evil art and magical force in the motion of her eyes. Tatler, №. 110.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Magicaladjective

    pertaining to the hidden wisdom supposed to be possessed by the Magi; relating to the occult powers of nature, and the producing of effects by their agency

  2. Magicaladjective

    performed by, or proceeding from, occult and superhuman agencies; done by, or seemingly done by, enchantment or sorcery. Hence: Seemingly requiring more than human power; imposing or startling in performance; producing effects which seem supernatural or very extraordinary; having extraordinary properties; as, a magic lantern; a magic square or circle

  3. Etymology: [L. magicus, Gr. , fr. : cf. F. magique. See Magi.]

Freebase

  1. Magical

    "Magical" is a 1985 single released by UK pop group Bucks Fizz. It was originally recorded and released as a single by John Parr.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of magical in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of magical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of magical in a Sentence

  1. Lukas Nelson:

    This has been happening the last few years and it's just been a magical sort of dream ride for me and the band, it's just been incredible.

  2. Purvi Raniga:

    When we celebrate our internal happiness, joy, blessings and abundance everyday, we start living a magical life.

  3. Dale Carnegie:

    One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon-instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.

  4. John Quincy Adams:

    Patience and perserverence have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.

  5. Diane McClay-MacGeorge:

    We've been assured that they can bring it intact because its four ceilings are just magical, just beautiful.

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