Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or having a spiritual reality or import not apparent to the intelligence or senses.
  • adj. Of, relating to, or stemming from direct communion with ultimate reality or God: a mystical religion.
  • adj. Enigmatic; obscure: mystical theories about the securities market.
  • adj. Of or relating to mystic rites or practices.
  • adj. Unintelligible; cryptic.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Relating to mystics or mysticism.
  • adj. Having a spiritual significance that transcends human understanding.
  • adj. Inspiring a sense of spiritual mystery, awe, and fascination.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as mystic.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. relating to or characteristic of mysticism
  • adj. having an import not apparent to the senses nor obvious to the intelligence; beyond ordinary understanding
  • adj. relating to or resembling mysticism

Etymologies

From mystic +‎ -al (Wiktionary)

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