What does the word mystic mean?

Usage examples for mystic

  1. As often as not, there was nothing to be done but drag the dead bodies from the surf; but sometimes the dead revived- some fair- haired, mystic foreigner from the northern seas, who came to and said, " T'ank you," and nothing else. – The Last Hope by Henry Seton Merriman
  2. I wanted joy; but Thou didst know for me That sorrow was the gift I needed most, And in its mystic depths I learned to see The Holy Ghost. – Poems with Power to Strengthen the Soul by Various
  3. As they began the steep, exhausting climb, the clouds suddenly broke and Mauwallauwin flooded the valley with his soft, mystic light. – Spotted Deer by Elmer Gregor