Sentence Examples


  • In old age he was a mere skeleton, with a long nose and eyes of preternatural brilliancy peering out of his wig.
  • The pre-existence of world-matter is assumed; sometimes too that of heaven, as the seat of the earth-maker, and that of preternatural animals, his coadjutors.
  • A being who has not yet shed the slough of an animal shape, but combines the powers - natural and preternatural - of some animal with those of a man.
  • Chas started buying real estate in his early teens and seemed to have an almost preternatural understanding of international finance.
  • Preternatural ability lets us distinguish religious charlatans from genuine religious people who seek truth and meaning through religion.

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