supernatural being


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Noun1.supernatural being - an incorporeal being believed to have powers to affect the course of human eventssupernatural being - an incorporeal being believed to have powers to affect the course of human events
belief - any cognitive content held as true
occult, supernatural - supernatural forces and events and beings collectively; "She doesn't believe in the supernatural"
deity, divinity, god, immortal - any supernatural being worshipped as controlling some part of the world or some aspect of life or who is the personification of a force
aeon, eon - (Gnosticism) a divine power or nature emanating from the Supreme Being and playing various roles in the operation of the universe
angel - spiritual being attendant upon God
faerie, faery, fairy, fay, sprite - a small being, human in form, playful and having magical powers
disembodied spirit, spirit - any incorporeal supernatural being that can become visible (or audible) to human beings
trickster - a mischievous supernatural being found in the folklore of many primitive people; sometimes distinguished by prodigious biological drives and exaggerated bodily parts
References in classic literature ?
Unquestionably," Ferguson remarked, "those people take us for supernatural beings.
She vanished like a discontented fairy; or like one of those supernatural beings, whom it was popularly supposed I was entitled to see; and never came back any more.
She tried to explain; but the nearest he could gather was that she looked upon the Wieroo almost as supernatural beings.
The first two questions of the book deal with fundamental issues: defining "miracle" and its relation to a supernatural being and the meanings of "miracle".
But in order to explain even thousands of true detailed prophecies, a much less than omnipotent and omniscient supernatural being would do the trick.
That the storyline centered around a done to death foundation family moves into new secluded house, strange things happen, turns out it's because of supernatural beings was understandable, since the filmmakers might've wanted to go with a tried and tested formula and offer it to the local audiences.
Certain characters are supernatural beings in the form of angels or ghosts, and it contains multiple roles for several of the actors.
Set in an alternate version of present day Los Angeles in which supernatural beings live side-by-side with humans, Will is a cop embarking on a routine night patrol that will alter the future of the world.
I guess a lot will disagree but I think that we could be helping more people instead of focusing on learning more about supernatural beings.
Even the supernatural beings represented on the show are diverse.
Sometimes they're just called dwende, the Spanish-derived word for dwarfs, but the nuno description is more ominous; the word is derived from ninuno or ancestors - a reference to their being nasty little old male supernatural beings.
To complicate things further, their world is full of supernatural beings, and supernatural enforcers, known as the FR, are on the case.