How to use Hermetic in a sentence
A submarine is a hermetic environment where no water can enter and no air can escape.
A team of engineers specifically focused on ensuring the space shuttle was hermetic so that the passengers would stay safe.
We give below some of the more important hermetic axioms from The Kybalion with a few comments added to each.
Of these pseudepigraphic Hermetic writings some have come down to us in the original Greek; others survive in Latin or Arabic translations; but the majority appear to have perished.
More generally, the study is so short on context as to be almost hermetic.Advertisement
The Hermetic Order of the Golden Dawn was the most influential occult group to emerge from the end of the nineteenth century occult revival.
Dr Begemann considers that possibly during the decade from 1720 to 1730 a kind of Rosicrucian or Hermetic influence took place in the lodges of London, some additions to the ritual of that period not having been derived from operative masonry; but in the previous century no such influence is traceable.
In the leisure thus gained he wished to "recruit his spirits, range his papers," and prepare some important chemical investigations which he proposed to leave "as a kind of Hermetic legacy to the studious disciples of that art," but of which he did not make known the nature.
In this statement there is condensed a wealth of Hermetic knowledge let him read who can.
The storage container did not have a hermetic seal, so many of its contents were ruined during the storm.Advertisement
The parents thought their child would be safe from outside harm if they kept him inside a hermetic sphere of protection.
Rebecca was curious about the occult group that performed hermetic practices in the town, but most people stayed away from them.
Devastated by his wife's death, John lived a hermetic life in his solitary cabin in the woods.