Definition of historic
: historical: such asa : famous or important in history <historic battlefields>b : having great and lasting importance <a historic occasion>c : known or established in the past <historic interest rates>d : dating from or preserved from a past time or culture <historic buildings> <historic artifacts>
Examples of historic in a sentence
It's wonderful to see so many people here on this historic occasion.
She returned safely from her historic flight into space.
The court made a historic decision last week.
They know of many historic volcanic eruptions in the area.
the historic importance of the river
First Known Use of historic
HISTORIC Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of historic for English Language Learners
: famous or important in history
: having great and lasting importance
: happening or existing in the past
HISTORIC Defined for Kids
Definition of historic for Students
: famous in history
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