- adj. 异常的；超自然的；不可思议的
surpassing the ordinary or normal;
"Beyond his preternatural affability there is some acid and some steel"
"his uncanny sense of direction"
existing outside of or not in accordance with nature;
"find transcendental motives for sublunary action"
- Below his preternatural affability there is some acid and steel.
- The land around them was perfectly still, glowing with a kind of preternatural light that allowed him to see and sense everything around him.
- There is a kind of scenery that is the most preternatural and magnificent.
- The suddenness of storms in that climate is something almost preternatural
The clue to what makes him special resides in this preternatural ability to be aware.出自： A. N. Wilson