AskDefine | Define sorcery

Dictionary Definition

sorcery n : the belief in magical spells that harness occult forces or evil spirits to produce unnatural effects in the world [syn: black magic, black art, necromancy]

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English

Etymology

sors.

Pronunciation

  • /ˈsɔː.sər.i/, /"sO:.s@r.i/

Noun

  1. Magical power.
  2. Witchcraft.
  3. Supposedly evil magic.
  4. Appearance of magical power.

Translations

magical power
  • Kurdish:
    Sorani: سیحربازی
  • Polish: czary
  • Portuguese: poder mágico
witchcraft
  • Kurdish:
    Sorani: سیحربازی
  • Polish: czarnoksięstwo
  • Portuguese: bruxaria
supposedly evil magic
  • Polish: czarna magia
appearance of magical power
  • Polish: magia

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