en·​chant·​er | \ in-ˈchan-tər How to pronounce enchanter (audio) , en- \

Definition of enchanter

: one that enchants especially : sorcerer

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in Shakespeare's play an enchanter creates a storm at sea that causes his rivals to be cast upon the shores of his magical isle
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First Known Use of enchanter

13th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Enchanter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/enchanter. Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of enchanter

: a person who uses spells or magic : a sorcerer or wizard

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