conjurer


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con·jur·er

also con·jur·or  (kŏn′jər-ər, kŭn′-)
n.
1. One that performs magic tricks; a magician.
2. A sorcerer or sorceress.

con•jur•er

or con•ju•ror

(ˈkɒn dʒər ər, ˈkʌn- for 1, 2; kənˈdʒʊər ər for 3 )

n.
1. a person who conjures spirits or practices magic; magician.
2. a person who practices legerdemain; juggler.
3. a person who solemnly charges or entreats.
[1300–1350]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.conjurer - someone who performs magic tricks to amuse an audienceconjurer - someone who performs magic tricks to amuse an audience
escape expert, escapologist - an entertainer who is expert in the art of escaping
mind reader, telepathist, thought-reader - a magician who seems to discern the thoughts of another person (usually by clever signals from an accomplice)
performer, performing artist - an entertainer who performs a dramatic or musical work for an audience
2.conjurer - a witch doctor who practices conjuryconjurer - a witch doctor who practices conjury
witch doctor - someone who is believed to heal through magical powers
Translations
مُسْتَحْضِر أرواح، مُشَعْوِذ، ساحِرمُشَعْوِذ
kouzelník
tryllekunstner
taikuri
čarobnjak
sjónhverfingamaîur
手品師
마술사
čarovnik
trollkarl
ผู้โน้มน้าวคนอื่น
ảo thuật gia

conjurer

conjuror [ˈkʌndʒərəʳ] Nilusionista mf, prestidigitador(a) m/f

conjurer

conjuror [ˈkʌndʒərər] nprestidigitateur/trice m/f, illusionniste mfconjuring trick [ˈkʌndʒərɪŋtrɪk] ntour m de prestidigitation, tour m de passe-passe

conjurer

nZauberer, Zauberkünstler(in) m(f)

conjurer

conjuror [ˈkʌndʒrəʳ] nprestigiatore/trice, illusionista m/f

conjure

(ˈkandʒə) , ((American) ˈkon-) verb
to perform tricks (conjuring tricks) that seem magical, as an entertainment.
ˈconjuror, ˈconjurer noun

conjurer

مُشَعْوِذ kouzelník tryllekunstner Zauberer ταχυδακτυλουργός prestidigitador taikuri prestidigitateur čarobnjak prestigiatore 手品師 마술사 goochelaar tryllekunstner magik ilusionista фокусник trollkarl ผู้โน้มน้าวคนอื่น illüzyonist ảo thuật gia 魔术师
References in classic literature ?
O, yes; and with him comes the German conjurer, The learned Faustus, fame of Wittenberg, The wonder of the world for magic art; And he intends to shew great Carolus The race of all his stout progenitors, And bring in presence of his majesty The royal shapes and perfect semblances Of Alexander and his beauteous paramour.
A conjurer must have his time, like a straggling priest in the settlements.
He was the child of his parents' youth and joy; he grew up like the conjurer's rosebush, and all the world was his oyster.
"That is certainly a very pretty deception," said the doctor's friends; carelessly, however, for they had witnessed greater miracles at a conjurer's show; "pray how was it effected?"
"Mr Todhunter," explained Father Brown placidly, "is learning to be a professional conjurer, as well as juggler, ventriloquist, and expert in the rope trick.
It is as useful to a friar as a broomstick to a witch, or a wand to a conjurer. Speak it but thus, in a deep grave tone, Pax vobiscum!
"If we keep friends with them," said he, "we have nothing to fear from the Blackfeet, and can rule the mountains." Arapooish pretended to be a great "medicine man", a character among the Indians which is a compound of priest, doctor, prophet, and conjurer. He carried about with him a tame eagle, as his "medicine" or familiar.
In good truth, Porthos I cannot tell why you have not turned conjurer. So you understand that arriving at Roche-Bernard, I heard of the splendid fortifications going on at Belle-Isle.
There was a magic in words greater than the conjurer's art.
Franklin Blake, by a doctor's assistant with a bottle of laudanum-- and by the living jingo, I'm appointed, in my old age, to be conjurer's boy!"
Forman, the famous old conjurer, who was implicated in the affair of Overbury.
`Some sleight-of-hand trick or other,' said the Medical Man, and Filby tried to tell us about a conjurer he had seen at Burslem; but before he had finished his preface the Time Traveller came back, and Filby's anecdote collapsed.