The definition of psychic is having to do with the mind, or something beyond natural physical processes.adjective
An example of psychic used as an adjective is in the phrase "psychic feeling," which means a feeling that has to do with forces beyond the physical world.
A psychic is defined as a person who is sensitive to forces beyond the natural physical processes.noun
An example of a psychic is a person who can tell what is going to happen next Tuesday.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
- of or having to do with the psyche, or mind
- beyond natural or known physical processes
- apparently sensitive to forces beyond the physical world
Origin: < Gr psychikos, of the soul, spiritual < psychē, the soul: see psyche
- a person who is supposedly sensitive to forces beyond the physical world
- a spiritualistic medium
- psychically adverb
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- A person apparently responsive to psychic forces.
- See medium.
- Of, relating to, affecting, or influenced by the human mind or psyche; mental: psychic trauma; psychic energy.
- a. Capable of extraordinary mental processes, such as extrasensory perception and mental telepathy.b. Of or relating to such mental processes.
Origin: From Greek psūkhikos, of the soul, from psūkhē, soul; see bhes- in Indo-European roots.
- psyˈchi·cal·ly adverb
psychic - Medical Definition
- Of, relating to, affecting, or influenced by the human mind or psyche; mental.
- Capable of extraordinary mental processes, such as extrasensory perception and mental telepathy.
- Of or relating to such mental processes.