What does the word occult mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Hidden; secret.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Occultly.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Occultism.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Occultist.

Usage examples for occult

  1. There is a growing interest in all the occult phenomena to which this work is devoted. – Real Ghost Stories by William T. Stead
  2. Yes, I believe in occult science. – Catherine de' Medici by Honore de Balzac
  3. They may have tales of adventure, of plain experience, of highly imaginative experience, of animal life, of fairyland; but as far as possible let them be such as contain no occult and secondary meanings. – Literature in the Elementary School by Porter Lander MacClintock