Definition of 'mythical'
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Is it a real or a mythical country? The Times Literary Supplement (2010)He has acquired an almost mythical status. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Your fantasy will lead you to a mythical figure to whom you address your question. Self-Hypnosis (1994)Listening to my parents sing together was almost mythical. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Much in demand and as rare as the mythical beast they are named after. The Sun (2015)It is feared like a mythical creature. Times, Sunday Times (2006)All confirmed its mythical status as a top healing balm. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Not as a mythical figure watching over us from a distance. Christianity Today (2000)Carthage holds an almost mythical place in the western imagination. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But things look up when he discovers a mythical creature lives in its depths. The Sun (2008)But the plots also feature fantastical creatures and mythical locations. Times, Sunday Times (2008)As a result, the collection came to take on an almost mythical status. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It was almost mythical, his prowess and his grandeur. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Death suddenly seems unreal, almost mythical. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There is still something almost mythical about a piece of metal that can inspire and assuage all the bitterness of political posturing and stray dog culls. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The true fantasy is about finding that mythical beast: a man who knows what you want without having to be told. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The 46-year-old became a mythical figure after a string of burglaries in 2007 were tied to the same intruder. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Translations for 'mythical'
British English: mythical ADJECTIVE
Something or someone that is mythical exists only in myths and is therefore imaginary.
...the Hydra, the mythical beast that had seven or more heads.
Definition of mythical from the Collins English Dictionary
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