Definition of chiliastic in English:
Another term for millenarian.
- In the 1650s radicalism turned back to its religious roots, fracturing into generally chiliastic sects of insignificant strength.
- As a result, the Cultural Revolution proved to be something of a non-event, in comparison with the chiliastic aspirations with which it had begun.
- Priam his father has failed to move him with his chiliastic visions of his own terrible end, so Hecuba takes up the thread.
Definition of chiliastic in:
- US English dictionary
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