Definitions

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  • adj. Pertaining to black magic or necromancy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to goety; dark and evil in magic.

Etymologies

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From goety.

Examples

  • And teach you astrology and dowsing, but only those if you perform the goetic rituals correctly.

    Regretsy – Regretsy Math

  • I could troll through the rest of Il's appearances and pull out plenty more like that -- in short, I think I've found the smoking goetic gun for Dee's dramaturgies.

    Kenneth Hite's Journal

  • I did catch a slight ozonelike tang of goetic forces at work, but that was to be expected hereabouts, especially tonight.

    Operation Luna

  • But it should be obvious to any layman that removing every telltale object, smudge, and fluff of dust from the place, let alone every goetic trace, would take days.

    Operation Luna

  • That meant paranatural phenomena to observe and goetic work to do, even for a female paleface if she had the skill.

    Operation Luna

  • Its defenses were purely goetic, and technology can outwit technology.

    Operation Luna

  • They can't stop her in her course, but the original mission, a lunar landing, gives them the goetic leverage to redirect it that much.

    Operation Luna

  • Whether the energy comes from fuel or a waterfall or goetic quantum-wave transference across a potential difference, or whatever, it's conserved, same as mass is conserved in a transformation.

    Operation Luna

  • Superhuman though their power of goetic movement was, it couldn't check them before they hit the atmosphere.

    Operation Luna

  • Quick and easy for a witch of her skill, they did not demand any physical or goetic examination of the spacecraft.

    Operation Luna

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  • There's much to be loved in realms noetic
    Where chanting muses wax poetic,
    Alas, much to dread
    If the mind is instead
    Seduced by songs of sirens goetic.

    January 13, 2015

  • Also a noun:necromancer;a magician-Webster's New International Dictionary (1913)

    Used by Nabokov as an adjective on page 183 of Pale Fire

    November 10, 2007

  • related to witchcraft or black magic

    February 7, 2007