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supernatural

su·per·nat·u·ral

supernatural

 
pronunciation:
su pr nae ch rl [or] su pr naech rl
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of, pertaining to, or caused by forces separate from or superior to what are considered natural laws.
supernatural phenomena
synonyms:
metaphysical, paranormal, preternatural, transcendental
similar words:
miraculous, mystic, mystical, occult, psychic, spiritual, supernormal, transcendent, uncanny, unearthly, unnatural
definition 2: of or pertaining to a spiritual entity such as a god or deity.
synonyms:
divine, godlike, miraculous, otherworldly, spiritual, unearthly
similar words:
celestial, ethereal, heavenly, incorporeal, mystic, mystical, occult, Olympian, superhuman, supernal, transcendent
definition 3: of, pertaining to, or caused by a ghost, demon, or the like.
a supernatural visitor
synonyms:
incorporeal, otherworldly, spectral, unearthly
similar words:
demoniac, demonic, devilish, diabolic, fey, fiendish, ghostly, haunted, magical, metaphysical, occult, phantom, spiritual, spooky
 
part of speech: noun
definition: collectively, ghosts, demons, and the like and the occurrences they are considered to cause (prec. by the).
synonyms:
occult
derivations: supernaturally (adv.), supernaturalness (n.)
Word Parts
The word supernatural contains the following part:
super-, supra-, sur-2 Latin prefix that means above, over
synonyms:
hyper-
antonyms:
sub-, hyp-, hypo-