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Thursday, January 14

Demiurgic

[dem-ee-ER-jik]

Part of speech: adjective

Origin: Greek, early 17th century

1.

Describing a powerful creative force or being.

Examples of Demiurgic in a sentence

"When she's in her studio, she's a demiurgic force."

"I meditate before I work to try to access a demiurgic state."

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About Demiurgic

Demiurgic is thought to have originated from the Greek word "dēmiourgós," or "skilled worker."

Did you Know?

While demiurgic describes a powerful creative force or state of being, a demiurge is a creative entity — such as an artisan or craftsman. One notable demiurge is the Greek god Hephaestus, who was a talented blacksmith known as the god of the forge.

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