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English noun: witch

1. witch (person) a female sorcerer or magician


Broader (hypernym)occultist

2. witch (person) a being (usually female) imagined to have special powers derived from the devil

Broader (hypernym)imaginary being, imaginary creature

Narrower (hyponym)pythoness, warlock

Member meronymcoven

3. witch (person) a believer in Wicca


Broader (hypernym)pagan

4. witch (person) an ugly evil-looking old woman

Synonymsbeldam, beldame, crone, hag

Broader (hypernym)old woman

English verb: witch

1. witch (communication) cast a spell over someone or something; put a hex on someone or something

Synonymsbewitch, enchant, glamour, hex, jinx

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)becharm, charm

Narrower (hyponym)spell, voodoo

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