Definition of wizard
- computer wizards
He is a wizard at math.
the old wizard who introduces the young naïf to a life of adventure is one of the most overworked tropes in fantasy literature
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First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
a young Brit who's a wizard tennis player, although not ready for Wimbledon just yet
: a person who is skilled in magic or who has magical powers : a sorcerer or magician
: a person who is very good at something
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