chiefly British

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of the very best kind
  • a young Brit who's a wizard tennis player, although not ready for Wimbledon just yet

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Synonyms & Antonyms of wizard (Entry 2 of 2)

1 a person skilled in using supernatural forces
  • 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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2 a person with a high level of knowledge or skill in a field
  • a wizard at fixing cars

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The first known use of wizard was in the 15th century

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“Wizard.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Feb. 2020.

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