adjective te·lic \ˈte-lik, ˈtē-\

Definition of TELIC

:  tending toward an end or outcome
te·li·cal·ly \-li-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Origin of TELIC

Greek telikos, from telos end — more at telos
First Known Use: 1889

Rhymes with TELIC


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