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The mythic origin of the feast was the creation of the world by the god Marduk.

Imagining novels as biological specimens creates a crazed and mythic zoology of hybrids, beasts, mutants, and aberrations.

Movements of all kind create mythic histories, and institutions of all kinds do what they can to control these founding stories.

Partly because Ben was as naturally and effortlessly impeccable as Astaire or Cary Grant, or any other mythic style-setter.

Even his alliterative name had mythic qualities: Ben Bradlee.

This animal is also a favourite mythic form of expression in Merlin's famous prophesy.

Sometimes, in these legends, the very names of the Teutonic mythic personages are preserved.

With the battle of Bravalla the mythic age of Denmark and the North comes to an end.

Of the mythic age I suppose almost every circumstance to have been imported, and adopted; or else to be a fable.

It differs entirely from the Irish legends which I have heard on the subject—and is of a truly mythic character.


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On this page you'll find 40 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mythic, such as: allegorical, fanciful, imaginary, legendary, whimsical, and chimerical.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.