witch

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈwɪtʃ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/wɪtʃ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(wich)


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witch

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [a wicked, a mythical, a mean, a heartless, an evil] witch
  2. the witch's [wand, magical powers, potion]
  3. a witch and her [broom, black cat, cauldron]
  4. under the [spell, curse] of a witch
  5. the witch cast a [spell] (on)
  6. a witch [hovering, flying] on a broom
  7. the witch befriended a prince
  8. the witch turned him into
  9. the witch lives in [the forest, a hut]
  10. witches in [movies, novels, fantasy stories, fairytales]
  11. witches were [crucified, burned at the stake]
  12. put her on trial for being a witch
  13. were afraid of witches
  14. believed in witches
  15. accused of being a witch
  16. informal: [she, the teacher] is a witch!
n as adj
  1. the witch trials
  2. accused the [press, government] of a witch hunt
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