What does magnetic mean?

Definitions for magnetic
mægˈnɛt ɪkmag·net·ic

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word magnetic.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. magnetic(adj)

    of or relating to or caused by magnetism

    "magnetic forces"

  2. magnetic, magnetized, magnetised(adj)

    having the properties of a magnet; i.e. of attracting iron or steel

    "the hard disk is covered with a thin coat of magnetic material"

  3. magnetic(adj)

    capable of being magnetized

  4. magnetic(adj)

    determined by earth's magnetic fields

    "magnetic north"; "the needle of a magnetic compass points to the magnetic north pole"

  5. charismatic, magnetic(adj)

    possessing an extraordinary ability to attract

    "a charismatic leader"; "a magnetic personality"

Wiktionary

  1. magnetic(Adjective)

    of, relating to, operating by, or caused by magnetism

    a magnetic recorder

  2. magnetic(Adjective)

    having the properties of a magnet, especially the ability to draw or pull

  3. magnetic(Adjective)

    determined by earth's magnetic fields

    magnetic north

  4. magnetic(Adjective)

    having an extraordinary ability to attract

    He has a magnetic personality.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Magnetic(adj)

    alt. of Magnetical

  2. Magnetic(noun)

    a magnet

  3. Magnetic(noun)

    any metal, as iron, nickel, cobalt, etc., which may receive, by any means, the properties of the loadstone, and which then, when suspended, fixes itself in the direction of a magnetic meridian

CrunchBase

  1. Magnetic

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Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. magnetic

    Pertaining to the magnet; possessing the properties of the magnet, or corresponding properties; as, a magnetic needle. Magnetic needle, a slender bar of steel magnetized and suspended at its centre on a sharp-pointed pivot, so that it may take freely the direction of the magnetic meridian. It constitutes the essential part of a mariner’s compass.

Editors Contribution

  1. magnetic

    To have the energy and quality of a magnet.

    The magnet field on the earth is part of our energy fields on the planet.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 23, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'magnetic' in Adjectives Frequency: #750

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How to say magnetic in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of magnetic in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of magnetic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of magnetic in a Sentence

  1. Melodie Kao:

    This object is right at the boundary between a planet and a brown dwarf, or' failed star,' and is giving us some surprises that can potentially help us understand magnetic processes on both stars and planets.

  2. Daniel Lathrop:

    It has changes akin to weather, we might just call it magnetic weather.

  3. Rabbi Zalman Grossbaum:

    I feel this magnetic pull to come out here and to be with the kids and experience life with the kids, because there's something absolutely magical for what happens here.

  4. John Tarduno:

    Its just going to be pointing toward the [region of] the highest magnetic field, it could be very close to you; it could be very far away.

  5. Bryan Fuller:

    I see him as Lucifer, a fallen angel, he's magnetic, the character in literature is a meaner human being and capable of great cruelty, but I like how Mads plays him - he has a preternatural quality to him.

Images & Illustrations of magnetic

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