Meaning of 'canonic'

Find the meaning of the word ‘canonic’

Valid in these dictionaries

  • TWL/NWL (Scrabble US/CA/TH)
  • SOWPODS/CSW (Scrabble UK / ALL)
  • ENABLE (Words with Friends)

Meaning of ‘canonic’

4 definitions found.



conforming to orthodox or recognized rules

Example: "the drinking of cocktails was as canonical a rite as the mixing- Sinclair Lewis"

Synonyms: sanctioned


reduced to the simplest and most significant form possible without loss of generality

Synonyms: basic


of or relating to or required by canon law

Synonyms: canonical


appearing in a biblical canon

Example: "a canonical book of the Christian New Testament"

Synonyms: canonical

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

SCRABBLE® is a registered trademark and all the game's intellectual property rights in the USA and Canada belong to Hasbro Inc., while the rest of the world's rights belong to J.W. Spear & Sons Limited, a subsidiary of Mattel Inc. Hasbro, Mattel, and Spear are not associated, and Zynga's Words with Friends is a trademark. We have no affiliation with SCRABBLE®, Mattel, Spear, Hasbro, Zynga, or Words with Friends games in any way. The purpose of this site is solely for entertainment and informational purposes.

© Copyright 2023 -