bewitchery
noun see bewitch

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Bewitchery — Be*witch er*y, n. The power of bewitching or fascinating; bewitchment; charm; fascination. [1913 Webster] There is a certain bewitchery or fascination in words. South. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bewitchery — See bewitcher. * * * …   Universalium

  • bewitchery — n. witchcraft, wizardry, enchantment …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bewitchery — be·witch·ery …   English syllables

  • bewitchery — noun magnetic personal charm • Syn: ↑beguilement, ↑animal magnetism • Derivationally related forms: ↑beguile (for: ↑beguilement), ↑bewitch • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sorcery — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Sorcery >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 sorcery sorcery Sgm: N 1 occult art occult art occult sciences Sgm: N 1 magic magic the black art necromancy theurgy thaumaturgy Sgm: N 1 demonology …   English dictionary for students

  • animal magnetism — noun magnetic personal charm • Syn: ↑bewitchery, ↑beguilement • Derivationally related forms: ↑beguile (for: ↑beguilement), ↑bewitch (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • beguilement — noun 1. magnetic personal charm • Syn: ↑bewitchery, ↑animal magnetism • Derivationally related forms: ↑beguile, ↑bewitch (for: ↑bewitchery) • H …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fascination — Fas ci*na tion, n. [L. fascinatio; cf. F. fascination.] 1. The act of fascinating, bewitching, or enchanting; enchantment; witchcraft; the exercise of a powerful or irresistible influence on the affections or passions; unseen, inexplicable… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bewitch — verb Date: 13th century transitive verb 1. a. to influence or affect especially injuriously by witchcraft b. to cast a spell over 2. to attract as if by the power of witchcraft ; enchant, fas …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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