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Another word for magic

  1. The use of supernatural powers to influence or predict events

  2. An object or power that one uses to cause often evil events

  3. The use of skillful tricks and deceptions to produce entertainingly baffling effects

  1. Having, brought about by, or relating to supernatural powers or magic

Another word for magic

Synonym Study

  • Witchcraft (of women) and wizardry (of men) imply the possession of supernatural power by compact with evil spirits, witchcraft figuratively suggesting the use of wiles, and wizardry, remarkable skill, cleverness
  • Sorcery implies magic in which spells are cast or charms are used, usually for a harmful or sinister purpose
  • Magic is the general term for any of the supposed arts of producing marvelous effects by supernatural or occult power and is figuratively applied to any extraordinary, seemingly inexplicable power