adjective trans·phenomenal \¦tranz, -raan-, -n(t)s+\

Definition of transphenomenal

  1. :  existing or lying beyond the phenomenal or apparent: a :  of or relating to a reality that is beyond or above that which is apparent to human senses b :  of or relating to what exists in itself and is the ground of what appears to our senses — compare thing-in-itself

Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:

  • 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Origin and Etymology of transphenomenal

trans- + phenomenal

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up transphenomenal? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


feeling or affected by lethargy

Get Word of the Day daily email!