From chiliast + -ic.
chiliastic (comparative more chiliastic, superlative most chiliastic)
- Pertaining to the religious doctrine of a thousand-year period of peace and prosperity; millenarian.
- 1971, Keith Thomas, Religion and the Decline of Magic, Folio Society 2012, p. 139:
- The social anthropologist can recognise in the millenarian sentiments of the Interregnum a parallel phenomenon to the chiliastic movements which still occur in the underdeveloped countries of today.