adjective. ['gəˈlæktɪk'] inconceivably large.
Rhymes with Galactic
Sentences with galactic
The galactic hub hides behind a haze of dust so scientists must rely on radio wave and infrared signals.
Quotes about galactic
1. The Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy also mentions alcohol. It says that the best drink in existence is the Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster, the effect of which is like having your brains smashed out with a slice of lemon wrapped round a large gold brick.
- Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
2. The near side of a galaxy is tens of thousands of light-years closer to us than the far side; thus we see the front as it was tens of thousands of years before the back. But typical events in galactic dynamics occupy tens of millions of years, so the error in thinking of an image of a galaxy as frozen in one moment of time is small.
- Carl Sagan, Cosmos