What does the word sorcery mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Magic; witchcraft.

Usage examples for sorcery

  1. She induced the king to be crowned in due form at Rheims, and asked for an honorable discharge; but she was detained, and the English, who afterwards captured her, burned her to death at Rouen, in 1431, on the charge of sorcery. – Comic History of England by Bill Nye
  2. And others taking up the cry, called out, " Sorcery!" – Hereward, The Last of the English by Charles Kingsley