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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [kab-uh-lis-tik]
    • /ˌkæb əˈlɪs tɪk/
    • /ˌkæ.bə.ˈlɪ.stɪk/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kab-uh-lis-tik]
    • /ˌkæb əˈlɪs tɪk/

Definitions of cabalistic word

  • adjective cabalistic of or relating to the cabala. 1
  • adjective cabalistic mystic; occult. 1
  • adjective cabalistic of or marked by cabalism. 1
  • noun cabalistic Relating to or associated with mystical interpretation or esoteric doctrine. 1
  • adjective cabalistic Of or relating to a cabal; secretive and cliquish. 0
  • adjective cabalistic Of or relating to Kabballah. 0

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Origin of cabalistic

First appearance:

before 1615
One of the 41% oldest English words
First recorded in 1615-25; cabal + -istic

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Parts of speech for Cabalistic


cabalistic popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 62% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 53% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

cabalistic usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for cabalistic

adj cabalistic

  • mysterious — full of, characterized by, or involving mystery: a mysterious occurrence.
  • mystic — involving or characterized by esoteric, otherworldly, or symbolic practices or content, as certain religious ceremonies and art; spiritually significant; ethereal.
  • strange — unusual, extraordinary, or curious; odd; queer: a strange remark to make.
  • supernatural — of, relating to, or being above or beyond what is natural; unexplainable by natural law or phenomena; abnormal.

adjective cabalistic

  • occult — of or relating to magic, astrology, or any system claiming use or knowledge of secret or supernatural powers or agencies.

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