English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'wizardry'

(noun) 
Definition
outstanding skill or accomplishment in some specified field
a piece of technical wizardry
Synonyms
expertise
the lack of management expertise within the company
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skill
The cut of a diamond depends on the skill of its craftsman.
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know-how (informal)
He hasn't got the know-how to run a farm.
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craft
Lilyanne learned her craft of cooking from her grandmother.
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mastery
He demonstrated his mastery of political manoeuvring.
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(noun) 
Definition
magic or sorcery
Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry
Synonyms
magic
Legends say that Merlin raised the stones by magic.
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witching
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witchcraft
She was found guilty of witchcraft and burned at the stake.
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voodoo
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enchantment
an effective countercharm against enchantment by the faerie folk
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occultism
the revival of interest in occultism and practical magic
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sorcery
The man swore never to practise sorcery again, and was released.
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the black art
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witchery
,
necromancy
They were accused of using necromancy and the black arts.
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conjuration
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sortilege

Additional synonyms

in the sense of craft
Definition
skill or ability
Lilyanne learned her craft of cooking from her grandmother.
in the sense of enchantment
an effective countercharm against enchantment by the faerie folk
Synonyms
voodoo,
conjuration,
makutu (New Zealand)
in the sense of expertness
Synonyms
know-how (informal),
knowing inside out,
ableness,
masterliness,
skilfulness

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