Definition of mystical adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈmɪstɪkl//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmɪstɪkl//
    (less frequent mystic
    BrE BrE//ˈmɪstɪk//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmɪstɪk//
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  1. 1having spiritual powers or qualities that are difficult to understand or to explain mystical forces/powers mystic beauty Watching the sun rise over the mountain was an almost mystical experience.
  2. 2connected with mysticism the mystical life
  3. Extra examples a profoundly mystical experience She had a certain mystical beauty. Wise men thought that mystical forces regulated the activities of the brain.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: mystical