sorceress

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noun sor·cer·ess \ ˈsȯr-sə-rəs , ˈsȯrs-rəs \

Definition of sorceress

:a woman who is a sorcerer

Examples of sorceress in a Sentence

  1. asked the sorceress to cast an evil spell over the village

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First Known Use of sorceress

14th century

sorceress Synonyms


SORCERESS Defined for English Language Learners

sorceress

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Definition of sorceress for English Language Learners

  • : a woman who practices sorcery


SORCERESS Defined for Kids

sorceress

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noun sor·cer·ess \ ˈsȯr-sə-rəs \

Definition of sorceress for Students

:a woman who practices sorcery or witchcraft :witch


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