- Pertaining to black magic or necromancy.
Etymology: From goety.
- 1962, Vladimir Nabokov, Pale Fire:
- :That is why magic does not always work. The demons in their prismatic malice betray the agreement between us and them, and we are again in the chaos of chance.
- 1976, Kyril Bonfiglioli, Something Nasty in the Woodshed, Penguin 2001, p. 420:
- :by this time, I say, the serious witches had gone very thoroughly underground and the only ones left on the surface were a few old crones practising a little Goí«tic magic to help their friendly neighbours and to smarten up their petty persecutors.
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