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charismatic

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adjective char·is·mat·ic \ˌker-əz-ˈma-tik, ˌka-rəz-\

Simple Definition of charismatic

  • : having great charm or appeal : filled with charisma

  • —used to describe Christian religious groups whose members believe that they can communicate directly with God to receive help and guidance and the power to heal others

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of charismatic

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or constituting charisma or charism <charismatic gifts>

  2. 2 :  having, exhibiting, or based on charisma or charism <charismatic sects> <a charismatic leader>

Examples of charismatic in a sentence

  1. He is a charismatic leader.

  2. <the cult's charismatic leader had managed to persuade seemingly rational people to obey him blindly>



Origin and Etymology of charismatic

charisma


First Known Use: circa 1868


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charismatic

noun char·is·mat·ic

Definition of charismatic

  1. :  a member of a religious group or movement that stresses the seeking of direct divine inspiration and charisms (as glossolalia or healing)



1951

First Known Use of charismatic

1951



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