Associations to the word «Elemental»


ELEMENTAL, adjective. (chemistry) of, relating to, or being an element (as opposed to a compound)
ELEMENTAL, adjective. Basic, fundamental or elementary
ELEMENTAL, adjective. Of the ancient supposed elements of earth, air, fire and water
ELEMENTAL, adjective. (by extension) of, or relating to a force or nature, especially to severe atmospheric conditions
ELEMENTAL, noun. (fantasy) A creature (usually a spirit) that is attuned with, or composed of, one of the classical elements: air, earth, fire and water. They sometimes have unique proper names and sometimes are referred to as Air, Earth, Fire, or Water.

Dictionary definition

ELEMENTAL, adjective. Relating to or being an element; "elemental sulphur".
ELEMENTAL, adjective. Relating to severe atmospheric conditions; "a race against hail or cold rains or some other elemental catastrophe"- J.K.Howard.
ELEMENTAL, adjective. Of or being the essential or basic part; "an elementary need for love and nurturing".

Wise words

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy