wizard
Pronunciation
  • (British) enPR: wĭ'zəd, IPA: /ˈwɪ.zəd/
  • (America) enPR: wĭ'zərd, IPA: /wɪ.zɚd/

Noun

wizard (plural wizards)

  1. Someone, usually male, who uses (or has skill with) magic, mystic items, and magical and mystical practices.
    Synonyms: conjurer, mage, magician, magic user, mystic, sorcerer, warlock, witch
  2. One who is especially skilled or unusually talented in a particular field.
    He was a financial wizard, capable of predicting the movements of the stock markets.
    Synonyms: expert, genius, prodigy
  3. (computing) A computer program or script used to simplify complex operations, often for an inexperienced user, an assistant program.
    Use the "Add Network Connection" wizard to connect to a network in a series of simple steps.
    Synonyms: assistant
  4. (Internet) One of the administrators of a multi-user dungeon.
  5. (obsolete) A wise man; a sage.
    • See how from far upon the eastern road / The star-led wizards [Magi] haste with odours sweet!
  6. (internet slang, incel slang) An adult virgin over the age of 30.
Synonyms Translations Translations
  • Italian: mago
  • Russian: ге́ний
Translations
Adjective

wizard (not comparable)

  1. (slang, dated, British) Fine, superb (originally RAF slang).

Verb

wizard (wizards, present participle wizarding; past and past participle wizarded)

  1. (intransitive) To practice wizardry.
  2. (transitive) To conjure.



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