Definition of Hermitical

1. Adjective. Characterized by ascetic solitude. "His hermitic existence"

Exact synonyms: Anchoritic, Eremitic, Eremitical, Hermitic
Similar to: Unworldly
Derivative terms: Anchorite, Eremite, Eremite, Hermit, Hermit, Hermit, Hermit



Definition of Hermitical

1. a. Pertaining to, or suited for, a hermit.

Definition of Hermitical

1. Adjective. Pertaining to a hermit; reclusive. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hermitical

hermetist
hermetists
hermicity
hermit
hermit crab
hermit crabs
hermit thrush
hermitage
hermitages
hermitaries
hermitary
hermitess
hermitesses
hermithood
hermitic
hermitical (current term)
hermiticity
hermitism
hermitisms
hermitize
hermitized
hermitizes
hermitizing
hermitries
hermitry
hermits
hermodactyl
hermodactyls
herms
hern

Literary usage of Hermitical

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1. The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including the Series by Alexander Chalmers, Samuel Johnson (1810)
"hermitical food the poetical tribe Of classics have happen'd sometimes to describe' And their native descriptions are constantly found To relate in some ..."

2. A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson (1828)
"hermitical, (her mit'-e-kal) a. Suitable to a hermit. HERN. See HERON. HERNIA, (her'-ne-a) nJ Any kind of rupture. HERO, (he'-ro) n. ยป. ..."

3. Scenes and Characters of the Middle Ages by Edward Lewes Cutts (1872)
"... because, for a long time, he had lived the hermitical life there; they received him into a certain chamber within the church, because of the holiness ..."

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