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enchanter Line breaks: en|chant¦er
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈtʃɑːntə/
/ɛnˈtʃɑːntə/

Definition of enchanter in English:

noun

A person who uses magic or sorcery, especially to put someone or something under a spell.
Example sentences
  • There were four ranks a person could be - witch or wizard, mage, enchanter or enchantress, and sorcerer or sorceress.
  • Youli watched as the enchanter began his spell.
  • I started feeling the magic when the enchanter began waving his hands around.
Synonyms
witch doctor, medicine man, shaman, voodooist, occultist;
Irish pishogue;
North American & West Indian conjure man/woman
See also enchantress

Words that rhyme with enchanter

chanter, granter, planter, supplanter, transplanter, Vedanta

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