witchery

[ wich-uh-ree ]
/ ˈwɪtʃ ə ri /

noun, plural witch·er·ies.

witchcraft; magic.
magical influence; fascination; charm: the witchery of her beauty.

Nearby words

  1. witch's milk,
  2. witch-,
  3. witch-elm,
  4. witch-hunt,
  5. witchcraft,
  6. witches' brew,
  7. witches' butter,
  8. witches' sabbath,
  9. witches'-besom,
  10. witches'-broom

Origin of witchery

First recorded in 1540–50; witch + -ery

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British Dictionary definitions for witchery

witchery

/ (ˈwɪtʃərɪ) /

noun plural -eries

the practice of witchcraft
magical or bewitching influence or charm
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