- witchcraft; magic.
- magical influence; fascination; charm: the witchery of her beauty.
Origin of witchery
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Related Wordscharisma, allure, witchcraft, occult, voodoo, glamour, magnetism, magic, beauty, appeal, grace, enchantment, attraction, charm, obsession, pull, draw, hypnotism, power, spell
Examples from the Web for witchery
She laid back her veil and even in the darkness I felt the witchery of her glance.The Cavalier
George Washington Cable
Thus we are led to infer that the contradiction is an appearance only, and witchery of the senses.The Republic
It was the witchery of the music that called up the glorious past.My New Curate
Here was Warlockian witchery, to be met by sane Terran reasoning.Storm Over Warlock
What was there in her smile that should seem to summon one with a spell of witchery?A Little Girl in Old Detroit
Amanda Minnie Douglas
- the practice of witchcraft
- magical or bewitching influence or charm
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