Meaning of MAGNETIC in English

I. mag-ˈne-tik adjective

Date: 1611

1. : possessing an extraordinary power or ability to attract

a magnetic personality


a. : of or relating to a magnet or to magnetism

b. : of, relating to, or characterized by the earth's magnetism

c. : magnetized or capable of being magnetized

d. : actuated by magnetic attraction

• mag·net·i·cal·ly -ti-k(ə-)lē adverb

II. noun

Date: 1654

: a magnetic substance

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.