What does supernatural mean?

Definitions for supernatural
ˌsu pərˈnætʃ ər əl, -ˈnætʃ rəlsu·per·nat·u·ral

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. supernatural, occult(adj)

    supernatural forces and events and beings collectively

    "She doesn't believe in the supernatural"

  2. supernatural(adj)

    not existing in nature or subject to explanation according to natural laws; not physical or material

    "supernatural forces and occurrences and beings"

Wiktionary

  1. supernatural(Noun)

    A supernatural being.

  2. supernatural(Adjective)

    Above nature; that which is beyond or added to nature, often so considered because it is given by God or some force beyond that which humans are born with. In Roman Catholic theology, sanctifying grace is considered to be a supernatural addition to human nature.

  3. supernatural(Adjective)

    Not of the usual; not natural; altered by forces that are not understood fully if at all.

  4. supernatural(Adjective)

    Neither visible nor measurable.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Supernatural(adj)

    being beyond, or exceeding, the power or laws of nature; miraculous

Freebase

  1. Supernatural

    The supernatural is that which is not subject to the laws of physics, or more figuratively, that which is said to exist above and beyond nature. In philosophy, popular culture and fiction, the supernatural is associated with the paranormal, religions and occultism. It has neoplatonic and medieval scholastic origins.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Supernatural

    sū-pėr-nat′ū-ral, adj. above or beyond the powers of nature: not according to the usual course of nature: miraculous: spiritual.—v.t. Supernat′uralise, to bring into the supernatural sphere.—ns. Supernat′uralism, the belief in the influence of the supernatural in the world; Supernat′uralist, a believer in the supernatural.—adj. of or pertaining to the supernatural.—adj. Supernaturalist′ic.—adv. Supernat′urally.—n. Supernat′uralness.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. supernatural

    The natural not yet understood.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of supernatural in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of supernatural in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of supernatural in a Sentence

  1. Simon Rich:

    It is supernatural and absurd, but I like to think that when it comes to the character's emotional journey, it's very honest.

  2. Jennifer Lynn Barnes:

    Just like adolescence is between childhood and adulthood, paranormal, or other, is between human and supernatural.

  3. Georges Bernanos:

    Purity is not imposed upon us as though it were a kind of punishment, it is one of those mysterious but obvious conditions of that supernatural knowledge of ourselves in the Divine, which we speak of as faith. Impurity does not destroy this knowledge, it slays our need for it.

  4. Bassam Abu Hamad:

    There is a general stigma and lack of awareness around mental health, people think mental health problems are something to do with the devil and supernatural forces. They think that people with such problems have lost their minds and are crazy.

  5. Alfred A. Montapert:

    In Texas, years ago, almost all of the oil came from surface operations. Then someone got the idea that there were greater sources of supply deeper down. A well was drilled five thousand feet deep. The result? A gusher. Too many of us operate on the surface. We never go deep enough to find supernatural resources. The result is, we never operate at our best. More time and investment is involved to go deep but a gusher will pay off.

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