sorcery

  • 1 Sorcery — (jeu vidéo) Sorcery Éditeur Virgin Games Développeur The Gang of Six The Gang of Five (Sorcery +) Concepteur Martin Wheeler …

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  • 2 Sorcery + — Sorcery (jeu vidéo) Sorcery Éditeur Virgin Games Développeur The Gang of Six The Gang of Five (Sorcery +) Concepteur Martin Wheeler …

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  • 3 Sorcery! — is a series of four gamebooks written by Steve Jackson and illustrated by John Blanche, published by Puffin Books between 1983 and 1985 as an adjunct to the Fighting Fantasy series. While the basic combat system remains the same, the Sorcery!… …

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  • 4 Sorcery — may refer to:* Magic (paranormal) * Witchcraft * Sorcery!, a series of four Fighting Fantasy Game Books written by Steve Jackson * Sorcery (album), an album by Kataklysm * Sourcery , a Discworld novel by Terry Pratchett …

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  • 5 Sorcery — Sor cer*y, n.; pl. {Sorceries}. [OE. sorcerie, OF. sorcerie, fr. OF. & F. sorcier a sorcerer, LL. sortiarius, fr. L. sors, sortis, a lot, decision by lot, fate, destiny. See {Sort}, n.] Divination by the assistance, or supposed assistance, of… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 sorcery — index prestidigitation Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 7 sorcery — c.1300, from O.Fr. sorcerie, from sorcier sorcerer, from V.L. *sortiarius, lit. one who influences, fate, fortune, from L. sors (gen. sortis) lot, fate, fortune (see SORT (Cf. sort)) …

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  • 8 sorcery — *magic, witchcraft, witchery, wizardry, alchemy, thaumaturgy …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 9 sorcery — [n] black magic, witchcraft abracadabra*, alchemy, bewitchment, black art, charm, conjuring, devilry, divination, enchantment, evil eye, hocus pocus*, hoodoo*, incantation, jinx, magic, mumbo jumbo*, necromancy, spell, thaumaturgy, voodoo,… …

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  • 10 sorcery — [sôr′sərē] n. pl. sorceries [ME < OFr sorcerie < sorcier: see SORCERER] 1. in the belief of some, the use of an evil supernatural power over people and their affairs; black magic 2. seemingly magical power, influence, or charm SYN. MAGIC… …

    English World dictionary

  • 11 SORCERY — First and foremost among the abhorrent practices of the nations mentioned in the Bible are the various forms of sorcery: let no one be found among you who… is an augur, a soothsayer, a diviner, a sorcerer, one who casts spells, one who consults… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 12 Sorcery — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Sorcery >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 sorcery sorcery Sgm: N 1 occult art occult art occult sciences Sgm: N 1 magic magic the black art necromancy theurgy thaumaturgy Sgm: N 1 demonology …

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  • 13 sorcery —   Hana kahuna (general); anā anā, ho ounauna, ho opi opi o, kuni, kuni ola, ō, hi u, ka a lā au, kuehu kapa, pāhi uhi u (usually malevolent); hana aloha, kala aloha (love); kala, pale, ho iho i, a e (counter).   See prayer and sayings, niho1, o o …

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  • 14 sorcery — /sawr seuh ree/, n., pl. sorceries. the art, practices, or spells of a person who is supposed to exercise supernatural powers through the aid of evil spirits; black magic; witchery. [1250 1300; ME sorcerie < ML sorceria. See SORCERER, Y3] Syn.… …

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  • 15 sorcery — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Magic Nouns 1. sorcery; the occult; magic, the black art, necromancy, theurgy, thaumaturgy; demonology, diablerie, bedevilment, devil worship, diabolism; voodoo, obeah, hoodoo, macumba, santeria;… …

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  • 16 sorcery —    a magical art involving spell casting with the help of spirits, including demons, and often associated with witchcraft. sorcery is derived from the french word sors, which means “spell.”    Sorcery is engaged to influence one’s lot in the… …

    Encyclopedia of Demons and Demonology

  • 17 Sorcery —    A term used to refer to the harmful (combat or assault) activities associated with some shamans, especially when turned against their own kin or community. While it can be used to distinguish “our shamans” from “enemy sorcerers,” the idea of… …

    Historical dictionary of shamanism

  • 18 sorcery — n. to practice sorcery * * * [ sɒs(ə)rɪ] to practice sorcery …

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  • 19 sorcery — See magic, witchcraft, and sorcery …

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  • 20 sorcery — [[t]sɔ͟ː(r)səri[/t]] N UNCOUNT Sorcery is magic performed by using the power of evil spirits. Syn: witchcraft …

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