Means "mind manifesting." It is used to describe the state of consciousness typically experienced while under drugs
such as LSD
- consisting of various stages of ego-release and an often startling alteration of perceptions.
This word is also applied to the writings, art, movies and music that are inspired by or that enhance the psychedelic experience.
The term was coined by psychiatrist Humphrey Osmond, MD who was disatisfied with the old term used to describe the experience "psychomimetic" which alluded to the experience replicating psychosis.
I experienced oneness with the universe and discovered God during a psychedelic experience.
Any drug which brings about a hallucinogenic, somtimes spiritual trip, such as lsd
, or shrooms
. Popular drugs of the 60's.
"To fall in hell, or soar angelic, you need a pinch of psychedelic."
A more formal term originally used to describe something that seems inspired by a mind-altering drug, or the effects of the drug itself. Drugs classified as "psychedelic" include marijuana
More commonly now, since the age of psychedelia ended in the early-70s, the term is used solely to describe things that seem inspired by or seem to replicate the experience of mind-altering drugs. The term is most often applied to art that utilizes bright colours and bizarre patterns or music that uses strange, non-standard timing signatures, keys, chords, and the like. The term is somewhat synonymous with trippy
electric prunes is so psychedelic.
a copyrighted psychedelic, abstract, colorful movie done made with iMovie HD to create a beautiful computer animation.
Person 1: Do you know any psychedelic short films?
Person 2: Yes, Psychedelic by Jacob Daniel Kennedy.The trailer for the movie can be found at http://www.archive.org/details/PsychedelicPreview.
Person 1: Okay, thanks. I want to see a psychedelic movie because I am interested in being an animator.
Person 2: Cool. Good luck with that! Goodbye.
Person 1: Goodbye.
Psychedelic music is a form of electronic music. Based off early psychedelic rock, such as Pink Floyd. Such artists include Infected Mushroom, Atmos, DJ Guy Salama, Raja Ram to name some of the more commercial acts.
<aplz> man, that guy salama set featuring infected mushroom is wild!
<hrh> i gotta get it then!