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witches

noun
plural of witch

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a woman believed to have often harmful supernatural powers
  • the 17th-century house had once belonged to a woman who was hanged as a witch

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2 a mean or ugly old woman
  • a foul-tempered old witch who is constantly at odds with her neighbors

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witches

verb
present tense third-person singular of witch, archaic

Synonyms & Antonyms of witches (Entry 2 of 2)

to attract or delight as if by magic
  • the woman did witch me with her gentle smile

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“Witches.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/witches. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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