Wizard Wiz"ard, n. [Probably from wise + -ard.] 1. A wise man; a sage. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

See how from far upon the eastern road The star-led wizards [Magi] haste with odors sweet! --Milton. [1913 Webster]

2. One devoted to the black art; a magician; a conjurer; a sorcerer; an enchanter. [1913 Webster]

The wily wizard must be caught. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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