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psychedelic

psych·e·del·ic

psychedelic

 
pronunciation:
saI k de lihk
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
features:
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of, relating to, or producing heightened or distorted sensory perceptions, hallucinations, and sometimes extreme behavioral patterns.
psychedelic drugs
definition 2: characteristic of or similar to the images or sounds that are experienced in such a hallucinatory state.
psychedelic colors
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part of speech: noun
definition: a drug or other agent that induces a psychedelic state.
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derivation: psychedelically (adv.)
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