wizardly
adjective Date: 1588 1. having characteristics of a wizard 2. marvelous in construction or operation <
uses wizardly circuitry to distort images — Time
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  • Wizardly — Wiz ard*ly, a. Resembling or becoming a wizard; wizardlike; weird. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wizardly — wizard ► NOUN 1) a man who has magical powers, especially in legends and fairy tales. 2) a person who is very skilled in a particular field or activity. ► ADJECTIVE Brit. informal, dated ▪ excellent. DERIVATIVES wizardly adjective. ORIGIN origi …   English terms dictionary

  • wizardly — adjective possessing or using or characteristic of or appropriate to supernatural powers charming incantations magic signs that protect against adverse influence a magical spell tis now the very witching time of night Shakespeare wizard wands… …   Useful english dictionary

  • wizardly — /wiz euhrd lee/, adj. of, like, or befitting a wizard. [1580 90; WIZARD + LY] * * * …   Universalium

  • wizardly — adjective /ˈwɪzɚdli/ Like, or suiting a wizard. See Also: wizard …   Wiktionary

  • wizardly — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Having, brought about by, or relating to supernatural powers or magic: fey, magic, magical, talismanic, thaumaturgic, thaumaturgical, theurgic, theurgical, witching. See SUPERNATURAL …   English dictionary for students

  • wizardly — adj. resembling a wizard in amazing ability or magic like powers; excellent, extremely clever …   English contemporary dictionary

  • wizardly — wiz·ard·ly …   English syllables

  • wizardly — wiz•ard•ly [[t]ˈwɪz ərd li[/t]] adj. of, like, or befitting a wizard • Etymology: 1580–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • wizardly — /ˈwɪzədli/ (say wizuhdlee) adjective 1. of, like, or befitting a wizard. –adverb 2. Chiefly British Colloquial extremely well …   Australian English dictionary

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