Associations to the word «Supernatural»


SUPERNATURAL, adjective. Above nature; that which is beyond or added to nature, often so considered because it is given by a deity or some force beyond that which humans are born with. In Roman Catholic theology, sanctifying grace is considered to be a supernatural addition to human nature.
SUPERNATURAL, adjective. Not of the usual; not natural; altered by forces that are not understood fully if at all.
SUPERNATURAL, adjective. Neither visible nor measurable.
SUPERNATURAL, noun. (countable) A supernatural being.
SUPERNATURAL, noun. (uncountable) Supernatural beings and events collectively. (When used with definite article: "the supernatural".)

Dictionary definition

SUPERNATURAL, noun. Supernatural forces and events and beings collectively; "She doesn't believe in the supernatural".
SUPERNATURAL, adjective. Not existing in nature or subject to explanation according to natural laws; not physical or material; "supernatural forces and occurrences and beings".

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley