black magic

noun

Definition of black magic

  1. :  magic that is associated with the devil or with evil spirits :  evil magic He wore a special necklace to protect against black magic.

Word by Word Definitions

blackplay
  1. :  of the color black (see 2black 2)

    :  very dark in color

    :  having a very deep or low register (see 1register 4b)

  1. :  a pigment or dye of the color black :  a black pigment or dye

    :  one consisting largely of carbon

    :  the achromatic (see achromatic 3) color of least lightness characteristically perceived to belong to objects that neither reflect nor transmit light

  1. :  to become black (see 1black)

    :  to make black

    :  to declare (as a business or industry) subject to boycott by trade-union members

magicplay
  1. :  the use of means (as charms or spells) believed to have supernatural power over natural forces

    :  magic rites or incantations

    :  an extraordinary power or influence seemingly from a supernatural source

  1. :  of or relating to magic

    :  having seemingly supernatural qualities or powers

    :  giving a feeling of enchantment

  1. :  to produce, remove, or influence by magic


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