enchantress

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noun en·chant·ress \in-ˈchan-trəs, en-\

Definition of enchantress

  1. 1 :  a woman who practices magic :  sorceress

  2. 2 :  a fascinating or beautiful woman

Examples of enchantress in a Sentence

  1. when misfortune occurred, it was not uncommon for some unpopular woman of the village to be branded an enchantress

  2. Scarlett O'Hara is one of literature's most celebrated enchantresses.

14th Century

First Known Use of enchantress

14th century


ENCHANTRESS Defined for English Language Learners

enchantress

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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

enchantress

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noun en·chant·ress \in-ˈchan-trəs\

Definition of enchantress for Students

  1. :  a woman who casts magic spells :  witch, sorceress



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