Examples of sorcery in a Sentence
in olden times people suspected of sorcery were often put to death
Recent Examples of sorcery from the Web
Taylor-Joy will play Illyana Rasputin, code-named Magik, a girl who has learned sorcery and uses teleportation discs to travel.
The museum creates an annual October event and this year's theme is Nightmare on Main: Witches: Sorcery, Superstition, Fear, Frenzy.
On the other hand, if swords and sorcery aren’t really your cup of tea, Guard Up also offers a one-week NERF Zombie camp which features dart guns instead of swords.
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Origin and Etymology of sorcery
Middle English sorcerie, from Anglo-French, from sorcer sorcerer, from Medieval Latin sortiarius, from Latin sort-, sors chance, lot — more at series
First Known Use: 14th century
SORCERY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sorcery for English Language Learners
: the use of magical powers that are obtained through evil spirits
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