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Noun: wizard  wi-zu(r)d
  1. [informal] Someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
    - ace [informal], adept, champion, sensation, maven [US, informal], mavin [US, informal], virtuoso, genius, hotshot [informal], star, superstar, whiz [informal], whizz [informal], wiz [informal], megastar [informal]
  2. One who practices magic or sorcery
    - sorcerer, magician, necromancer, thaumaturge, thaumaturgist
  3. (computing) feature of a computer program or script used to guide an inexperienced user through a sequence of steps
Adjective: wizard  wi-zu(r)d
  1. Possessing or using or characteristic of or appropriate to supernatural powers
    "wizard wands";
    - charming, magic, magical, sorcerous, witching, wizardly

Derived forms: wizards

See also: supernatural

Type of: expert, occultist

Encyclopedia: Wizard