fairyism
noun Date: 1715 archaic the power to enchant

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • fairyism — /fair ee iz euhm/, n. 1. fairylike quality. 2. belief in fairies. [1705 15; FAIRY + ISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • fairyism — fairy·ism …   English syllables

  • fairyism — ˌizəm noun ( s) : the state of being or of being like a fairy …   Useful english dictionary

  • folklore — Synonyms and related words: Mishnah, Spiritus Mundi, Sunna, Talmud, ancient wisdom, archetypal myth, archetypal pattern, charm, common law, custom, fairy lore, fairyism, folk motif, folktale, immemorial usage, legend, lore, myth, mythical lore,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • legend — Synonyms and related words: Clio, Lambert conformal projection, Marchen, Mercator projection, Miller projection, Mishnah, Muse of history, Spiritus Mundi, Sunna, Talmud, Western, Western story, Westerner, adventure story, adventures, aeronautical …   Moby Thesaurus

  • lore — Synonyms and related words: Lorelei, Mishnah, Spiritus Mundi, Sunna, Talmud, ancient wisdom, archetypal myth, archetypal pattern, bibliography, body of knowledge, body of learning, charm, common law, culture, custom, cyclopedia, doctrine,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • mythology — Synonyms and related words: Marchen, Mishnah, Spiritus Mundi, Sunna, Talmud, Western, Western story, Westerner, adventure story, allegory, ancient wisdom, apologue, archetypal myth, archetypal pattern, bedtime story, common law, custom, detective …   Moby Thesaurus

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