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mystic
used in Middlemarch

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Definition
relating to realities that are outside of scientific understanding and normal experience; or one who attempts to tune into such realities
  • All the while her thought was trying to justify her delight in the colors by merging them in her mystic religious joy.
    Book 1 — Miss Brooke (6% in)
  • He was certainly a happy fellow at this time: to be seven-and-twenty, without any fixed vices, with a generous resolution that his action should be beneficent, and with ideas in his brain that made life interesting quite apart from the cultus of horseflesh and other mystic rites of costly observance, which the eight hundred pounds left him after buying his practice would certainly not have gone far in paying for.
    Book 2 — Old and Young (26% in)
  • That is a beautiful mysticism—it is a—
    Book 4 — Three Love Problems (65% in)

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