telepathic


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te·lep·a·thy

 (tə-lĕp′ə-thē)
n.
The supposed process of communicating through means other than the senses, as by the direct exchange of thoughts.

tel′e·path′ic (tĕl′ə-păth′ĭk) adj.
tel′e·path′i·cal·ly adv.
te·lep′a·thist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.telepathic - communicating without apparent physical signals
extrasensory, paranormal - seemingly outside normal sensory channels

telepathic

adjective psychic, clairvoyant, having sixth sense, having second sight I couldn't know that. I'm not telepathic.
Translations
تَخاطُري
telepatický
telepatikus
fjarskynjunar-, hugsanaflutnings-
telepatický
telepatik

telepathic

[ˌtelɪˈpæθɪk] ADJtelepático

telepathic

[ˌtɛliˈpæθɪk] adj [person] → télépathe; [powers] → télépathique

telepathic

adjtelepathisch; you must be telepathic!du musst ja ein Hellseher sein!; I’m not telepathic!ich kann doch keine Gedanken lesen! (inf)

telepathic

[ˌtɛlɪˈpæθɪk] adjtelepatico/a

telepathy

(təˈlepəθi) noun
the communication of ideas, thoughts etc directly from one person's mind to another person's mind without the use of hearing, sight etc. He knew just what I was thinking – it must have been telepathy.
telepathic (teliˈpӕθik) adjective
teleˈpathically adverb
teˈlepathist noun
a person who studies or practises telepathy.
References in classic literature ?
This is quite far enough to imbue me with great respect for the Martian firearm, and some telepathic force must have warned me against an attempt to escape in broad daylight from under the muzzles of twenty of these death-dealing machines.
Before the Martian invasion, as an occasional reader here or there may remember, I had written with some little vehemence against the telepathic theory.
Here through the open windows I saw the green folk squatting upon their sleeping silks and furs, grunting an occasional monosyllable, which, in connection with their wondrous telepathic powers, is ample for their conversational requirements.
With the feel of his hand upon the sleek hide the creature quieted, and in answer to the telepathic command of the red man sank to its knees.
Even in the hands of the giant green men bridle reins would be hopelessly futile against the mad savagery and mastodonic strength of the thoat, and so they are guided by that strange telepathic power with which the men of Mars have learned to communicate in a crude way with the lower orders of their planet.
At the mention of Samuel I could have sworn to a strange light in her eyes, and it seemed to me, as by some telepathic flash, that I divined in her a tremendous wistfulness, an immense yearning.
The crew of the spaceship try to protect a young woman with telepathic skills from an assassin.
X-MEN: FIRST CLASS Film4 9PM Melding of telepathic minds for Michael Fassbender's Magneto and James McAvoy's Xavier in under-achieving Cold War 60s prequel mutating The Boys From Brazil with Austin Powers and Dr Evil.
X-MEN: FIRST CLASS 9pm, Film4 Telepathic mutant Charles Xavier forms the first generation of the superhero team in the 1960s.
So, if you're ever wondering what 21-year-old Miley is up to when she's not on Instagram or twerking, she's receiving telepathic images from her dead dog.
Beatrice will be watching her sister compete with former champion Petra Kvitova for the Wimbledon title and plans to use their twin telepathy from metres away by sending telepathic messages from a couch.
The author recounts what he believes was his sole genuine telepathic experience while working as a mentalist.