hypnotist


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

hyp·no·tism

 (hĭp′nə-tĭz′əm)
n.
1. The theory or practice of inducing hypnosis.
2. The act of inducing hypnosis.

hyp′no·tist n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

hypnotist

(ˈhɪpnətɪst)
n
(Psychology) a person skilled in the theory and practice of hypnosis
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hypnotist - a person who induces hypnosishypnotist - a person who induces hypnosis  
psychologist - a scientist trained in psychology
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations
مُنَوِّم مِغْناطيسي
hypnotizér
hypnotisør
hipnotizõr
dávaldur
hipnotizuotojas
hypnotizér
hipnotizmacı

hypnotist

[ˈhɪpnətɪst] Nhipnotista mf
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

hypnotist

[ˈhɪpnətɪst] nhypnotiseur/euse m/f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

hypnotist

nHypnotiseur(in) m(f)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

hypnotist

[ˈhɪpnətɪst] nipnotizzatore/trice
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

hypnosis

(hipˈnəusis) noun
a sleep-like state caused by the action of another person who can then make the sleeper obey his commands.
hypˈnotic (-ˈno-) adjective
ˈhypnotize, ˈhypnotise verb
1. to put in a state of hypnosis. The hypnotist hypnotized three people from the audience.
2. to fascinate completely. Her beauty hypnotized him.
ˈhypnotism noun
the art of producing hypnosis.
ˈhypnotist noun
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

hypnotist

n hipnotizador -ra mf
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in classic literature ?
"Professor Valentine Dorrimore, the hypnotist, had a large audience last night.
A HYPNOTIST is set to take people on a journey through their past-lives at a special psychic night at the Grosvenor Pulford Hotel and Spa.
But at least this time they will not have to face one of the most colourful characters in the history of the FA Cup - a barmy hypnotist named Romark.
The man who was driving the car is a stage hypnotist.
It was in these turbulent times that Arndt's grandmother, who was a hypnotist, gathered people in their home and used the art to bring a modicum of peace to troubled minds.
Police said Thursday they found a missing child with the help of a hypnotist.
Hypnotist Jim Kellner explains that those that don't take advantage of this valuable tool are missing out in their personal and professional lives.
A MAN who had spaghetti hoops and chips for dinner every day for 30 years is eating normally after one session with a hypnotist.
Best known for his books for younger children, The Hypnotist is Laurence Anholt's debut novel for YA readers not that you could guess.
THE HYPNOTIST by Laurence Anholt, (Corgi, PS7.99 - ebook PS4.99) HHHH H THE Hypnotist unfolds steadily and beautifully, ramping up the fear, tension and hope faced by young black men in 1960s America, when racial segregation, mandated by the Jim Crow laws, was brutally enforced.
Critique: A deftly written and original entertainment from beginning to end, "The Soul Hypnotist" clearly establishes author Ediwna Orelus as an exceptionally gifted novelist.