Adjective: occult u'kúlt or 'ó,kúlt
Noun: occult u'kúlt or 'ó,kúlt
- Hidden and difficult to see
"an occult fracture"; "occult blood in the stool"
- Having an import not apparent to the senses nor obvious to the intelligence; beyond ordinary understanding
- mysterious, mystic, mystical, secret, orphic
Verb: occult u'kúlt or 'ó,kúlt
- Supernatural forces and events and beings collectively
"She doesn't believe in the occult";
- Supernatural practices and techniques
"he is a student of the occult";
- occult arts
- Cause an eclipse of (a celestial body) by intervention
"Planets and stars often are occulted by other celestial bodies";
- Become concealed or hidden from view or have its light extinguished
"The beam of light occults every so often"
- Hide from view
"The lids were occulting her eyes"
Derived forms: occulted, occulting, occults
See also: esoteric, invisible, unseeable
Type of: causal agency, causal agent, cause, change, conceal, disguise, hold back, hold in, overshadow, pattern, practice