do·​ce·​tic dō-ˈsē-tik How to pronounce docetic (audio) -ˈse- How to pronounce docetic (audio)
often capitalized
: of or relating to Docetism or the Docetists

Word History


Late Greek Dokētai Docetists, from Greek dokein to seem — more at decent

First Known Use

1846, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of docetic was in 1846

Dictionary Entries Near docetic

Cite this Entry

“Docetic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Apr. 2024.

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