|a children's mummer's parade, as on the Fourth of July, with prizes for the best costumes.|
|an arrangement of five objects, as trees, in a square or rectangle, one at each corner and one in the middle.|
|1.||a. outside the possibilities defined by natural laws, as mental telepathy|
|b. (of a person) sensitive to forces not recognized by natural laws|
|2.||mental as opposed to physical; psychogenic|
|3.||bridge (of a bid) based on less strength than would normally be required to make the bid|
|4.||a person who is sensitive to parapsychological forces or influences|
|[C19: from Greek psukhikos of the soul or life]|
psychic psy·chic (sī'kĭk)
Of, relating to, affecting, or influenced by the human mind or psyche; mental.
Capable of extraordinary mental processes, such as extrasensory perception and mental telepathy.
Of or relating to such mental processes.