witchery

noun witch·ery \ ˈwi-chə-rē , ˈwich-rē \

Definition of witchery

plural witcheries
1 a :the practice of witchcraft :sorcery
b :an act of witchcraft
2 :an irresistible fascination

Examples of witchery in a Sentence

  1. the movie star's violet eyes are frequently cited as the source of her cinematic witchery

  2. a tale of horror replete with eerie hauntings and evil witchery

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First Known Use of witchery

1546


WITCHERY Defined for Kids

witchery

noun witch·ery \ ˈwi-chə-rē \

Definition of witchery for Students

plural witcheries
2 :power to charm or fascinate


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