Synonyms of spell in English:

spell1

verb

  • 1 the drought spelled disaster for them
    signal, signify, mean, amount to, add up to, constitute; portend, augur, herald, bode, promise; involve
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    orthography the conventional spelling system of a language

    Phrases

    spell out

    allow us to spell out the plan in detailexplainmake clearmake plainelucidateclarifyspecifyitemizedetailenumeratelistexpoundparticularizecatalog

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    spell2

    noun

  • 1 the witch recited a spell
    incantation, charm, conjuration, formula; (spells)magic, sorcery, witchcraft, hex, curse
  • 2 she surrendered to his spell
    influence, (animal) magnetism, charisma, allure, lure, charm, attraction, enticement; magic, romance, mystique
  • Phrases

    cast a spell on

    it's as if this town cast a spell on mebewitchenchantentrancecursejinxwitchhex

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    spell3

    noun

  • 1 a spell of dry weather
  • 2 a spell of dizziness
    bout, fit, attack
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