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Noun: conjuring  kón-ju-ring or kún-ju-ring [N. Amer], kún-ju-ring [Brit]
  1. Calling up a spirit or devil
    - conjuration, conjury, invocation
Verb: conjure  kón-ju(r) [N. Amer], kún-ju(r) [Brit]
  1. Summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic
    "he conjured wild birds in the air"; "conjure up the spectre of unemployment";
    - raise, conjure up, invoke, evoke, stir, call down, arouse, bring up, put forward, call forth
  2. Ask for or request earnestly
    - bid, beseech, entreat, adjure, press
  3. Engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together
    - conspire, cabal, complot [archaic], machinate

Derived forms: conjurings

Type of: call up, magic, plead, plot, summon, thaumaturgy

Encyclopedia: Conjuring