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conjure man

[kon-jer, kuhn-]
  1. (in the southern U.S. and the West Indies) a conjurer; witch doctor.
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Origin of conjure man

An Americanism dating back to 1905–10
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for conjure man

Historical Examples of conjure man

  • But yo' am suttinly a conjure-man when it comes t' fixin' wagons!

    Tom Swift and his Motor-cycle

    Victor Appleton

  • Yo'uns is a conjure-man, and a Yankee conjure-man, too—wust kind.