numinous definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or regarding a numen; supernatural.
    • full of or characterized by a feeling of a supernatural existence: a numinous destination.
    • Spiritually elevated; sublime.
    • associated with a numen; showing the presence of a divinity
    • Awe-inspiring; evoking a sense of the transcendent, mystical or sublime.
    • Evincing the current presence of a deity.
    • same as supernatural.
    • of or associated with or characteristic of a numen
    • evincing the clear presence of a deity

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