GRE Word List

MYSTIC

of hidden meaning and spiritual power; Ex. mystic ceremonies; N. CF. mysticism

The meaning of the word mystic is of hidden meaning and spiritual power; Ex. mystic ceremonies; N. CF. mysticism.

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