a woman who practices sorcery; witch.
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How to use sorceress in a sentence
Like Chihiro, whose name is taken away by the sorceress Yubaba and becomes “Sen” as she begins work in the bathhouse, the characters Taki and Mitsuha in Your Name lose their identities through the body switches.
The show jumps between his gruesome exploits and the story of a powerful sorceress and a lost princess, the timelines coming together as the season progresses.These Are the Best Fantasy TV Show Adaptations to Watch Now | Raisa Bruner | April 27, 2021 | Time
At the end of WandaVision, Wanda discovers that she is the Scarlet Witch, a fabled sorceress with immense powers.Here's What's Next for the Marvel Cinematic Universe After WandaVision | Eliana Dockterman | March 5, 2021 | Time
Endor is a sorceress who may or may not actually be able to converse with the dead.Monsignor Meth Kevin Wallin: The Kinky Priest Who Sold Meth | Michael Daly | January 22, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
There is, however, a sorceress who can transform people into various animals.
But draw near hither, you sons of the sorceress, the seed of the adulterer, and of the harlot.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version | Various
"That sorceress and Ruggiero both declare this reign is coming to an end; my difficulties will not last long," she thought.Catherine de' Medici | Honore de Balzac
"It is there that Azenor the Pale, the sorceress of Neroweg, carries on her witchcraft," answered the quarryman in a hollow voice.
Without answering, the sorceress continued her magic incantations, at the conclusion of which, holding up to Neroweg VI.
Instead of answering the sorceress, the poor little one threw himself sobbing upon her neck.