Enchantress - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪnˈtʃæntrəs|  American pronunciation of the word enchantress
Brit.  |ɪnˈtʃɑːntrəs|  British pronunciation of the word enchantress

noun

- a woman who is considered to be dangerously seductive (syn: delilah, siren, temptress)
- a female sorcerer or magician (syn: witch)

Examples

...when misfortune occurred, it was not uncommon for some unpopular woman of the village to be branded an enchantress...

...Scarlett O'Hara is one of literature's most celebrated enchantresses....

The girl he loved was the most capricious little enchantress.

Word forms

noun
singular: enchantress
plural: enchantresses
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