Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One that performs magic tricks; a magician.
  • n. A sorcerer or sorceress.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who conjures, a magician.
  • n. One who performs parlor tricks, sleight of hand.
  • n. One who conjectures shrewdly or judges wisely; a man of sagacity.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who conjures; one who calls, entreats, or charges in a solemn manner.
  • n. One who practices magic arts; one who pretends to act by the aid super natural power; also, one who performs feats of legerdemain or sleight of hand.
  • n. One who conjectures shrewdly or judges wisely; a man of sagacity.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. . One bound by a solemn oath; a conjurator; a conspirator.
  • n. One who solemnly enjoins or conjures.
  • n. An enchanter; one who practises magic or uses secret charms; a magician.
  • n. Hence One who practises legerdemain; a juggler.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who performs magic tricks to amuse an audience
  • n. a witch doctor who practices conjury

Etymologies

to conjure + -er. (Wiktionary)

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