Examples of supernatural in a Sentence
believes in ghosts, guardian angels, and other supernatural beings
he seems to read books with supernatural speed
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Misfits Although Misfits is about a group of juvenile delinquents who obtain special powers after they’re caught in a supernatural thunderstorm, to call it a sci-fi series would be to miss its most compelling elements.
Only a Bright — a person with supernatural abilities — can use it correctly.
Earlier this month in Orlando, Florida, possessed by either a rush of Christmas spirit or a sixth sense that supernatural forces were afoot, a German shepherd named Zoey plucked an Elf on the Shelf named Sam from its perch and ripped off his arm.
Both sides mystify racial identity, interpreting it as something fixed, determinative and almost supernatural.
But Area 51 quickly became a wire frame for not-quite-verifiable musings about alien life, secret technology and supernatural behavior.
No longer is Jumanji a simple board game where a roll of the dice can unleash a supernatural jungle explosion at home.
In Hollywood, as in politics, the Magical Negro is a virtuous black character who serves to better the lives of white people via seemingly supernatural means and asks nothing for herself.
Preciado is overcome by fear of the supernatural whispers filtering through the walls of the town square.
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Origin and Etymology of supernatural
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonymsmetaphysical, otherworldly, paranormal, preternatural, transcendent, transcendental, unearthly
Related Wordsmystic, mystical, occult, psychic (also psychical), spiritistic, spiritualistic; extrasensory, supersensible, supersensory; celestial, divine, ethereal, heavenly, numinous, spiritual, unworldly
Near Antonymsearthly, mundane
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