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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mythicadjective

    relating to or having the nature of myth

    "a novel of almost mythic consequence"

  2. fabulous, mythic, mythical, mythologic, mythologicaladjective

    based on or told of in traditional stories; lacking factual basis or historical validity

    "mythical centaurs"; "the fabulous unicorn"


  1. mythicadjective


  2. mythicadjective

    Mythical; existing in myth.

  3. Etymology: (1660s), from Latin mythicus


  1. mythic

    Mythic pertains to or characteristic of a myth or myths, encompassing traditional stories or legends shared by a particular culture or society, often involving gods, supernatural beings, or ancestral heroes, providing explanation about life's fundamental aspects such as origins of the world, customs, traditions, and ideals. It can also refer to something or someone of great importance, power, or beauty, often having a legendary or heroic quality.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mythicadjective

    alt. of Mythical

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mythic in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mythic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of mythic in a Sentence

  1. Gail Bradbrook:

    It's an Extinction Rebellion mythic story that's out there, but it's true, i was very gobsmacked and at the time I remember thinking,' goodness me, if he hadn't used that phrase, I wouldn't have recognized that this was my prayer being answered.'.

  2. Dan Gainor:

    Anchors are no longer as mythic as they once were – whether it’s Couric or Cronkite, no one will have that level of stature. While that lowers the bar in one way, it makes the job more challenging and the anchors more disposable.

  3. Nathan Raab:

    This powerful letter, coming as it does on the doorstep of one of Washington’s great moments, gives us a glimpse into the financial stresses and concerns of Washington, a man we think of in mythic terms but really had many of our own, very human issues.

  4. Academy Award winner Ron Howard:

    I loved that it's a sea adventure and that it deals with a mythic figure ... the whale that actually inspired Melville to write 'Moby Dick' was every bit as intense as 'Moby Dick' and that real event was something that I wanted to share with audiences.

  5. Chris Pine:

    The mythic journey is always about selflessness

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