mythic mythic  /ˈmɪ θɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) relating to or having the nature of myth
  2. (adj) based on or told of in traditional stories; lacking factual basis or historical validity

Usage(s):

  1. For ordinary Indians, this act of renunciation held tremendous mythic resonance.
  2. But both series take two mythic American settings--the frontier and the suburbs--and expose their ugly secrets.
  3. From their breathless accounts a satyr rises, mythic, Gargantuan, and fatally easy to parody.

News

  1. 'Russdiculous' rubs elbows with other mythic figures at Frazier History Museum

    The Mythic Creatures exhibit at the Frazier History Museum through Sept.15 features such legendary staples as dragons, unicorns and Pegasus. There also are some lesser-known creatures, including the Chupacabra. Wednesday brought a sighting of a heroic creature that has taken on mythical status in these parts: the Russdiculous.
    on July 11, 2013     Source: Louisville Courier-Journal

  2. Former Butler basketball coach Brad Stevens takes it full circle after move to Boston Celtics

    Brad Stevens' attention to detail was almost mythic during six years as the Butler men's basketball coach. So it was appropriate that he leave no loose ends.
    on July 8, 2013     Source: Louisville Courier-Journal

  3. Brad Stevens keeps promise for Connersville's bicentennial parade

    CONNERSVILLE, Ind. - Brad Stevens' attention to detail was almost mythic during six years as Butler's basketball coach. So it was appropriate that he leave no loose ends.
    on July 7, 2013     Source: The Indianapolis Star

Quotes

  1. "The countdown has officially begun. Mark your calendars! September 18th is the Day of Reckoning," said Mark Jacobs, founder and general manager of Mythic Entertainment. "For the last three years, the entire team at Mythic has poured their...
    on Aug 6, 2008 By: Mark Jacobs Source: FOXBusiness

  2. "It's about a guy who is sort of a schlep who has this mythic character that follows in the story as presence that's felt but not seen in Johnny Gossamer," Black described.
    on Nov 11, 2005 By: Shane Black Source: WFtv.com

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