HyperDic: wizard

English > 3 senses of the word wizard:
NOUNperson wizard, ace, adept, champion, sensation, maven, mavin, virtuoso, genius, hotshot, star, superstar, whiz, whizz, wizsomeone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field / field
person wizard, sorcerer, magician, necromancer, thaumaturge, thaumaturgistone who practices magic or sorcery
ADJECTIVEallwizard, charming, magic, magical, sorcerous, witching, wizardlypossessing or using or characteristic of or appropriate to supernatural powers
wizard > pronunciation
Soundswih'zerd
RhymesAbelard ... word / Word: 269 rhymes with erd...
English > wizard: 3 senses > adjective 1
Meaningpossessing or using or characteristic of or appropriate to supernatural powers.
Examples
  • "wizard wands"
  • "wizardly powers"
Synonymscharming, magic, magical, sorcerous, witching, wizardly
Broadersupernaturalnot existing in nature or subject to explanation according to natural laws
Spanishmágico
Catalanmàgic
Nounswizardone who practices magic or sorcery
English > wizard: 3 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field / field.
Synonymsace, adept, champion, sensation, maven, mavin, virtuoso, genius, hotshot, star, superstar, whiz, whizz, wiz
Narrowertrack starA star runner
BroaderexpertA person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully
Spanishasistente, as, crack, diestro, ducho, estrella, experto, genio, hacha, maven, mavin, superestrella, virtuoso, wiz
Catalanas, crack, destre, estrella, expert, geni, maven, virtuós, wiz
English > wizard: 3 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningOne who practices magic or sorcery.
Synonymssorcerer, magician, necromancer, thaumaturge, thaumaturgist
InstancesCagliostro, Count Alessandro di Cagliostro, Giuseppe BalsamoItalian who was famous as a magician and alchemist (1743-1795)
NarrowerenchanterA sorcerer or magician
exorcist, exorcisersomeone who practices exorcism
magusA magician or sorcerer of ancient times
sorceressA woman sorcerer
witch doctorsomeone who is believed to heal through magical powers
BroaderoccultistA believer in occultism
Spanishbruja, brujo, encantadora, encantador, hechicero, maga, mago, taumaturgo
Catalanbruixot, fetiller, màgic, mag
Adjectiveswizard, wizardlypossessing or using or characteristic of or appropriate to supernatural powers

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