illusionist

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

Definition of illusionist

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

illusionistic

play \i-ˌlü-zhə-ˈni-stik\ adjective

illusionistically

play \i-ˌlü-zhə-ˈni-sti-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


ILLUSIONIST Defined for English Language Learners

illusionist

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

Definition of illusionist for English Language Learners

  • : an entertainer who performs magic tricks



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