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Meaning of CHARMER

Pronunciation:  ch'ârmur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a person who charms others (usually by personal attractiveness)
  2. [n]  someone with an assured and ingratiating manner
 

CHARMER is a 7 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: beguiler, smoothie, smoothy, sweet talker
 
 See Also: dissembler, human, hypocrite, individual, mortal, person, phoney, phony, pretender, somebody, someone, soul

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Charm"er\, n.
1. One who charms, or has power to charm; one who uses the
   power of enchantment; a magician. --Deut. xviii. 11.

2. One who delights and attracts the affections.

 
Easton Bible Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

one who practises serpent-charming (Ps. 58:5; Jer. 8:17; Eccl. 10:11). It was an early and universal opinion that the most venomous reptiles could be made harmless by certain charms or by sweet sounds. It is well known that there are jugglers in India and in other Eastern lands who practise this art at the present day.

In Isa. 19:3 the word "charmers" is the rendering of the Hebrew _'ittim_, meaning, properly, necromancers (R.V. marg., "whisperers"). In Deut. 18:11 the word "charmer" means a dealer in spells, especially one who, by binding certain knots, was supposed thereby to bind a curse or a blessing on its object. In Isa. 3:3 the words "eloquent orator" should be, as in the Revised Version, "skilful enchanter."

 
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