from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One who practices sorcery; a wizard.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A magician or wizard, sometimes specifically male.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A conjurer; an enchanter; a magician.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Originally, one who casts lots; one who divines or interprets by the casting of lots; hence, one who uses magic arts in divination or for other ends; a wizard; an enchanter; a conjurer.
- n. A fish of the family Nettastomidæ, found in the deep sea, having a fragile body and a thin skin charged with black pigment.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. one who practices magic or sorcery
Middle English sorser, sorcerer, from Old French sorcier, from Vulgar Latin *sortiārius, from Latin sors, sort-, lot, fortune; see ser-2 in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Old French sorcier, ultimately from Latin sors ("oracular response"). (Wiktionary)