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illusionist

play
noun il·lu·sion·ist \i-ˈlüzh-nist, -ˈlü-zhə-\

Simple Definition of illusionist

  • : an entertainer who performs magic tricks

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of illusionist

  1. :  a person who produces illusory effects: as a :  one (as an artist) whose work is marked by illusionism b :  a sleight-of-hand performer or a magician

illusionistic

play \-ˌlü-zhə-ˈnis-tik\ adjective

illusionistically

play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Examples of illusionist in a sentence

  1. <tried to figure out how the illusionist made his assistant disappear from the stage>



1850

First Known Use of illusionist

1850



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