- A person who claims or is believed to have magic powers; a wizard.More example sentences
wizard, witch, (black) magician, warlock, diviner, occultist, voodooist, enchanter, enchantress, necromancer, magus, medicine man, medicine woman, shaman, witch doctor; in southern Africa sangoma; Irish pishogue; North American & West Indian conjure woman
- Zombies are dead bodies with no souls, created by the black magic of voodoo sorcerers.
- But how could he have, for he knew it was forbidden for a white wizard to make contact with a black sorcerer or sorcerers.
- But Wagner's music casts a spell infinitely more seductive than those wielded by his motley collection of wizards and sorcerers.
late Middle English: from sorser (from Old French sorcier, based on Latin sors, sort- 'lot') + -er1.