Origin of witch
OTHER WORDS FROM witchwitchhood, nounwitchlike, adjectiveun·der·witch, noun
How to use witch in a sentence
He once experimented with dressing as “Hilda the Wicked Witch” as a way to expand his business to Halloween.Kerry Bentivolio: The Congressman Who Believes in Santa Claus|Ben Jacobs|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Breitbart forced her to correct a small part of her story, but witch hunts like these will leave every victim cowering.The Right's Rape Trolls vs. Lena Dunham|Emily Shire|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In her mind, the entire ordeal was a witch-hunt led by the local authorities.Whip It: Secrets of a Dominatrix|Justin Jones|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She faces a jury of famous villains and a judge from the Salem witch trials.Election Day Is Scarier Than Halloween|P. J. O’Rourke|November 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Likewise, pressure must be placed on Egypt to abandon its witch hunt of the Muslim Brotherhood.To Beat ISIS, the Arab World Must Promote Political and Religious Reforms|Rula Jebreal|September 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Belle, my mother, and I rode home about midnight in a fine display of lightning and witch-fires.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
But the Witch was more furious than ever, and as soon as I raised my axe to chop, it twisted around and cut off one of my arms.
The Witch did not wish me to marry the girl, so she enchanted my sword, which began hacking me to pieces.
It was while she was away on this errand that Dorothy's house fell on the Wicked Witch, and she turned to dust and blew away.
Halgernon was a barrystir—that is, he lived in Pump Cort, Temple: a wulgar naybrood, witch praps my readers don't no.Memoirs of Mr. Charles J. Yellowplush|William Makepeace Thackeray