[mis-tuh-seet] /ˈmɪs təˌsit/
any whale of the suborder Mysticeti, as finback and humpback whales, characterized by a symmetrical skull, paired blowholes, and rows of baleen plates for feeding on plankton.
[mis-tuh-siz-uh m] /ˈmɪs təˌsɪz əm/ noun 1. the beliefs, ideas, or mode of thought of . 2. a doctrine of an immediate spiritual intuition of truths believed to transcend ordinary understanding, or of a direct, intimate union of the soul with God through contemplation or ecstasy. 3. obscure thought or speculation. /ˈmɪstɪˌsɪzəm/ noun 1. belief […]
[mis-tik] /ˈmɪs tɪk/ adjective 1. involving or characterized by esoteric, otherworldly, or symbolic practices or content, as certain religious ceremonies and art; spiritually significant; ethereal. 2. of the nature of or pertaining to mysteries known only to the initiated: mystic rites. 3. of occult character, power, or significance: a mystic formula. 4. of obscure or […]
[mis-tuh-sahyz] /ˈmɪs təˌsaɪz/ verb (used with object), mysticized, mysticizing. 1. to make ; give mystical meaning to: to mysticize natural phenomena. verb (used without object), mysticized, mysticizing. 2. to speak or write on mystical subjects.
- Mystic theology
noun the branch of theology concerned with religions based on transcendental or mystical spiritual beliefs; also called mystical theology