Daily Word: Preternatural

Preternatural

Adjective

Pronunciation: [/ˈˌprɛdərˈnætʃ(ə)rəl/ ]

Definition: Outside the ordinary course of nature; differing from or surpassing what is natural; unnatural; abnormal, exceptional, unusual.

Sample Sentence: The preternatural stillness in his lanky frame spoke eloquently of his quiet terror.

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