English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'occultism'

(noun) 
the revival of interest in occultism and practical magic
Synonyms
black magic
I believed in black magic and white magic.
,
magic
Legends say that Merlin raised the stones by magic.
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witchcraft
She was found guilty of witchcraft and burned at the stake.
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wizardry
Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry
,
sorcery
The man swore never to practise sorcery again, and was released.
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the black arts
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necromancy
They were accused of using necromancy and the black arts.
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diabolism
,
theurgy
,
supernaturalism

Additional synonyms

in the sense of magic
Definition
the supposed power to make things happen by using supernatural means
Legends say that Merlin raised the stones by magic.
Synonyms
black art,
spells,
sortilege,
theurgy
in the sense of necromancy
Definition
sorcery
They were accused of using necromancy and the black arts.
Synonyms
witching,
voodoo,
the occult (rare),
black art,
demonology,
witchery,
thaumaturgy,
voodooism
in the sense of sorcery
Definition
witchcraft or magic
The man swore never to practise sorcery again, and was released.

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