Definition of enchanter in English:


Pronunciation /enˈCHan(t)ər//inˈCHan(t)ər/


  • A person who uses magic or sorcery, especially to put someone or something under a spell.

    • ‘He seizes upon the device of the wicked enchanters to explain the discrepancy between his own vision and that of those around him.’
    • ‘They were all enchanters and enchantresses, for the city of Nevada was strictly forbidden to mortals.’
    • ‘Youli watched as the enchanter began his spell.’
    • ‘Maybe he wanted to show of his powers, but since I was the only one there and had little admiration for enchanters in general, it seemed a silly reason to keep out of the battle.’
    • ‘When he is shown to be mistaken, he blames the confusion on evil enchanters.’
    • ‘Even ogres, gnomes and probably, Deran thought, a few enchanters were present.’
    • ‘It was the White Witch, sorceress and enchanter, whose command over the mystic forces and arcane arts was rivaled only by Prince Albrecht himself.’
    • ‘Don Quijote informs them that she is still a virgin, but has been transformed into a common peasant by enchanters.’
    • ‘I started feeling the magic when the enchanter began waving his hands around.’
    • ‘There were four ranks a person could be - witch or wizard, mage, enchanter or enchantress, and sorcerer or sorceress.’
    wizard, witch, sorcerer, warlock, magician, necromancer, spellbinder, magus, conjuror
    hypnotist, mesmerist
    witch doctor, medicine man, shaman, voodooist, occultist
    conjure man, conjure woman
    thaumaturge, thaumaturgist, theurgist, spellcaster, mage, magian
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