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Exoteric Definition in Context with Images & Synonyms

Exoteric definition in context with synonyms and antonyms from the book, Vocabulary for the College-Bound Student. Learn the word, exoteric, in real or authentic context with antonyms and parts of speech.

/ˌeksəˈterik/ (adj)

Exoteric definition

likely to be understood by the general public, understandable, understood by all or the majority of people

Exoteric in real context

The difference between exoteric and esoteric. Exoteric refers to knowledge that is outside, and independent from, a person’s experience and can be ascertained by anyone. exoteric is suitable to be imparted to the public without secrecy or other reserves while esoteric is intended for or likely to be understood by only a small number of people with a specialized knowledge or interest. It’s understood only by a chosen few or an enlightened inner circle.

Source of example:


cryptic, esoteric

Parts of speech

Adverb: exoterically

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