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Meaning of CONJURER

Pronunciation:  'kânjurur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a witch doctor who practices conjury
  2. [n]  someone who performs magic tricks to amuse an audience

CONJURER is a 8 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: conjure man, conjuror, illusionist, magician, prestidigitator
 See Also: escape expert, escapologist, mind reader, performer, performing artist, telepathist, thought-reader, witch doctor



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Con*jur"er\, n.
    One who conjures; one who calls, entreats, or charges in a
    solemn manner.
  2. \Con"jur*er\, n.
    1. One who practices magic arts; one who pretends to act by
       the aid super natural power; also, one who performs feats
       of legerdemain or sleight of hand.
             Dealing with witches and with conjurers. --Shak.
             From the account the loser brings, The conjurer
             knows who stole the things.           --Prior.
    2. One who conjectures shrewdly or judges wisely; a man of
       sagacity. [Obs.] --Addison.
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