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Meaning of COSMIC

Pronunciation:  'kâzmik

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  inconceivably extended in space or time
  2. [adj]  of or from or pertaining to or characteristic of the cosmos or universe; "cosmic laws"; "cosmic catastrophe"; "cosmic rays"
 

COSMIC is a 6 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: big, large
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cos"mic\ (k?z"m?k), Cosmical \Cos"mic*al\ (-m?-kal), a.
[Gr. kosmiko`s of the world, fr. ko`smos: cf. F. cosmique.
See {Cosmos}.]
1. Pertaining to the universe, and having special reference
   to universal law or order, or to the one grand harmonious
   system of things; hence; harmonious; orderly.

2. Pertaining to the solar system as a whole, and not to the
   earth alone.

3. Characteristic of the cosmos or universe; inconceivably
   great; vast; as, cosmic speed. ``Cosmic ranges of time.''
   --Tyndall.

4. (Astron.) Rising or setting with the sun; -- the opposite
   of acronycal.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: amplitudinous, astronomical, awesome, boundless, bulky, colossal, cosmogonal, cosmogonic, cosmologic, enormous, extensive, galactic, Gargantuan, gigantic, huge, immeasurable, immense, infinite, king-size, large, mammoth, massive, massy, monster, monstrous, monumental, mountainous, outsize, overgrown, prodigious, sizable, spacious, stupendous, titanic, tremendous, universal, vast, voluminous, weighty
 

 

 

 

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