Synonyms and Antonyms of preternatural
1 being out of the ordinary an editor with a preternatural sense of what will interest the book-buying public Synonyms of preternatural aberrant, aberrated, abnormal, anomalous, atypical, especial, exceeding, extraordinaire, extraordinary, freak, odd, peculiar, phenomenal, exceptional, rare, singular, uncommon, uncustomary, unique, unusual, unwontedWords Related to preternatural conspicuous, notable, noticeable, outstanding, prominent, remarkable, salient, striking; bizarre, deviant, eccentric, freakish, monstrous, oddball, outlandish, quaint, strange, weird; incomprehensible, inconceivable, incredible, unimaginable, unthinkableNear Antonyms of preternatural everyday, familiar, frequentAntonyms of preternatural common, customary, normal, ordinary, typical, unexceptional, unextraordinary, usual
2 of, relating to, or being part of a reality beyond the observable physical universe an investigator of preternatural phenomena Synonyms of preternatural metaphysical, otherworldly, paranormal, supernatural, transcendent, transcendental, unearthlyWords Related to preternatural mystic, mystical, occult, psychic (also psychical), spiritistic, spiritualistic; extrasensory, supersensible, supersensory; celestial, divine, ethereal, heavenly, numinous, spiritual, unworldlyNear Antonyms of preternatural earthly, mundaneAntonyms of preternatural natural
3 being so extraordinary or abnormal as to suggest powers which violate the laws of nature a preternatural ability to predict how the stock market will perform Synonyms of preternatural magical, miraculous, phenomenal, supernatural, superhuman, supernormal, transcendent, transcendental, uncanny, unearthlyWords Related to preternatural bizarre, curious, eerie (also eery), far-out, funny, grotesque, kinky, outlandish, out-of-the-way, outrageous, outré, peculiar, quaint, queer, queerish, quirky, remarkable, screwy, strange, wacky (also whacky), way-out, weird, wild; baffling, bewildering, confounding, mystifying, perplexing, puzzling, shocking; aberrant, atypical, fantastic (also fantastical), flaky, freak, freakish, idiosyncratic, marvelous (or marvellous), prodigious, rare, singular, uncommon, unique, unnatural, unusual, unwonted; unconventional, uncustomary, unorthodox; conspicuous, notable, noticeable, outstanding, prominent, salient, strikingNear Antonyms of preternatural average, commonplace, everyday, garden, ordinary, prosaic, routine, run-of-the-mill, typical, unexceptional, unremarkable, usual, workaday; expected, familiar, predictable; common, customary, frequent, habitual, regular, wonted
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