Definition of mystical
1 a : having a spiritual meaning or reality that is neither apparent to the senses nor obvious to the intelligence <the mystical food of the sacrament> b : involving or having the nature of an individual's direct subjective communion with God or ultimate reality <the mystical experience of the Inner Light>
mysticallyplay \-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
Examples of mystical in a sentence
He has a mystical [mystic union with God.
She says that the symbol has mystical powers.
the deep, almost mystical quality of her poetry
a mystical journey in search of God
mystical knowledge of the spirit world
First Known Use of mystical
MYSTICAL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mystical for English Language Learners
: having a spiritual meaning that is difficult to see or understand
: of or relating to mystics or mysticism : resulting from prayer or deep thought
MYSTICAL Defined for Kids
Definition of mystical for Students
: having a spiritual meaning that is difficult to see or understand <a mystical symbol>
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