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Spanish translation of 'occult'

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occult

[ɒˈkʌlt ]
adjective
(mystic) oculto
[reason etc] ocultomisterioso
noun
the occult lo oculto
to study the occult dedicarse al ocultismoestudiar las ciencias ocultas

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Example Sentences Including 'occult'

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The monochrome weekly magazine of my youth was mouthy, pretentious, political and packed with occult knowledge.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He used to laugh at her native stories of occult powers, though she knew that he had seen some strange things done, as most foreigners had.
Frances Hodgson Burnett Emily Fox-Seton (1901)
The countries are drawn together by some occult footballing force.
Times, Sunday Times (2006)
As an actor, he has occult powers.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It was as though he was being followed by occult forces.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
As a magician, he was largely a theorist, avoiding actual practice of the occult arts.
Campbell, Eileen & Brennan, J. H. Dictionary of Mind, Body and Spirit (1994)
It is the place of initiation where the pure hero takes on occult forces.
Hyland, Paul Indian Balm - Travels in the Southern Subcontinent (1994)

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'occult' in Other Languages

British English: occult NOUN
The occult is the knowledge and study of supernatural or magical forces.
Interest in the occult tended toward ceremonial magic rather than witchcraft.
  • American English: occult
  • Brazilian Portuguese: forças ocultas
  • Chinese: 神秘学
  • European Spanish: ocultismo
  • French: occulte
  • German: Okkulte
  • Italian: occulto
  • Japanese: オカルト
  • Korean: 비술
  • European Portuguese: forças ocultas
  • Spanish: ocultismo

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Translation of occult from the Collins English to Spanish
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