Definition of enchantress
1 : a woman who practices magic : sorceress
2 : a fascinating or beautiful woman
Examples of enchantress in a Sentence
when misfortune occurred, it was not uncommon for some unpopular woman of the village to be branded an enchantress
Scarlett O'Hara is one of literature's most celebrated enchantresses.
Recent Examples of enchantress from the Web
The moon—with its unending cycles that ebb from dark to light—is a longtime enchantress.
And finally, the enchantress gets way more screen time.
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First Known Use of enchantress
ENCHANTRESS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of enchantress for English Language Learners
: a woman who uses spells or magic : a sorceress or witch
: a very interesting or beautiful woman
ENCHANTRESS Defined for Kids
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