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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 wiz·ard /ˈwɪzɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wiz·ard n.
 1. A wise man; a sage.  [Obs.]
 See how from far upon the eastern road
 The star-led wizards [Magi] haste with odors sweet!   --Milton.
 2. One devoted to the black art; a magician; a conjurer; a sorcerer; an enchanter.
    The wily wizard must be caught.   --Dryden.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wiz·ard, a.
 1. Enchanting; charming.
 2. Haunted by wizards.
    Where Deva spreads her wizard stream.   --Milton.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : possessing or using or characteristic of or appropriate to
            supernatural powers; "charming incantations"; "magic
            signs that protect against adverse influence"; "a
            magical spell"; "'tis now the very witching time of
            night"- Shakespeare; "wizard wands"; "wizardly powers"
            [syn: charming, magic, magical, sorcerous, witching(a),
             wizard(a), wizardly]
      n 1: someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field [syn: ace,
           adept, champion, sensation, maven, mavin, virtuoso,
            genius, hotshot, star, superstar, whiz, whizz,
      2: one who practices magic or sorcery [syn: sorcerer, magician,

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    a pretender to supernatural knowledge and power, "a knowing
    one," as the original Hebrew word signifies. Such an one was
    forbidden on pain of death to practise his deceptions (Lev.
    19:31; 20:6, 27; 1 Sam. 28:3; Isa. 8:19; 19:3).