Meaning of synoptic
Pronunciation: (si-nop'tik), [key]
- pertaining to or constituting a synopsis; affording or taking a general view of the principal parts of a subject.
- (often cap.) taking a common view: used chiefly in reference to the first three GospelsMatthew, Mark, and Luke, from their similarity in content, order, and statement.
- (often cap.) pertaining to the synoptic Gospels.
- synoptic (Thesaurus)