What does the word supernatural mean?

Usage examples for supernatural

  1. There is another side of life grasped by means of this new world of experience, and that is, the spiritual side that lies between conduct and ideals; children have always accepted the supernatural quite readily and it is not to be wondered at, for all the world is new and therefore supernatural to them. – The Child Under Eight by E.R. Murray and Henrietta Brown Smith
  2. While all around me had to go to bed ill, I have had a supernatural strength of soul and body, and have never lost my head for one moment, but I cannot cry a tear. – The Life of Sir Richard Burton by Thomas Wright
  3. Yet the terrible power of early impressions is not easily eradicated, even by the supernatural; and whenever he reasoned about the circumstance he came to the conclusion that it might have been a snare and a delusion of the Evil One. – Prisoners of Conscience by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr