wizard


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Wizard \Wiz"ard\, a.
   1. Enchanting; charming. --Collins.
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   2. Haunted by wizards.
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            Where Deva spreads her wizard stream. --Milton.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Wizard \Wiz"ard\, n. [Probably from wise + -ard.]
   1. A wise man; a sage. [Obs.]
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            See how from far upon the eastern road
            The star-led wizards [Magi] haste with odors sweet!
                                                  --Milton.
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   2. One devoted to the black art; a magician; a conjurer; a
      sorcerer; an enchanter.
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            The wily wizard must be caught.       --Dryden.
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