Telepathy Te*lep"a*thy, n. [Gr. ? far off + ?, ?, to suffer.] The sympathetic affection of one mind by the thoughts, feelings, or emotions of another at a distance, without communication through the ordinary channels of sensation.

Note: The existence of this ability has not been proven scientifically.-- {Tel`e*path"ic}, a. -- {Te*lep"a*thist}, n. [1913 Webster +PJC]

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  • telepathic — [[t]te̱lɪpæ̱θɪk[/t]] ADJ If you believe that someone is telepathic, you believe that they have mental powers which cannot be explained by science, such as being able to communicate with other people s minds, and know what other people are… …   English dictionary

  • telepathic — tel|e|path|ic [ˌtelıˈpæθık] adj 1.) someone who is telepathic has a mysterious ability to know what other people are thinking 2.) a telepathic message is sent from one person to another by using thoughts, not by talking or writing …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • telepathic — tel|e|path|ic [ ,telə pæθık ] adjective 1. ) able to communicate using telepathy: How should I know what she wants? I m not telepathic! 2. ) involving or using telepathy: telepathic communication ╾ tel|e|path|i|cal|ly [ ,telə pæθıkli ] adverb …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • telepathic — adjective 1 having a mysterious ability to know what other people are thinking: How did he know that? He must be telepathic. 2 connected with or sent by telepathy: telepathic messages …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • telepathic — UK [ˌtelɪˈpæθɪk] / US [ˌteləˈpæθɪk] adjective 1) able to communicate using telepathy How should I know what she wants? I m not telepathic! 2) involving or using telepathy telepathic communication Derived word: telepathically UK [ˌtelɪˈpæθɪk(ə)lɪ] …   English dictionary

  • telepathic — adj. Telepathic is used with these nouns: ↑link …   Collocations dictionary

  • telepathic — telepathy ► NOUN ▪ the supposed communication of thoughts or ideas by means other than the known senses. DERIVATIVES telepath noun telepathic adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • telepathic — adjective see telepathy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • telepathic — See telepathy. * * * …   Universalium

  • telepathic — adjective Of, relating to, or using telepathy …   Wiktionary

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