Sortilegious Sor`ti*le"gious, a. Pertaining to sortilege. [1913 Webster]

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  • sortilegious — sor·ti·le·gious …   English syllables

  • sortilegious — adjective see sortilege …   Useful english dictionary

  • sortilege — sortilegic /sawr tl ej ik/, sortilegious /sawr tl ee jeuhs/, adj. /sawr tl ij/, n. 1. the drawing of lots for divination; divination by lot. 2. sorcery; magic. [1350 1400; ME < ML sortilegium, for L sortilegus, equiv. to sort (s. of sors) lot,… …   Universalium

  • necromantic — adj magical, incantatory, alchemistic, runic, voodooistic, hoodooistic, shamanistic, thauma turgic, theurgic; occult, cabalistic, mystic, spiritualistic, magian; sorcerous, goetic, sortilegious, Circean, Chaldean …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • sortilege —   n. divination by casting lots; witchcraft; enchantment.    ♦ sortilegic,    ♦ sortilegious,   a.    ♦ sortileger, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

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