What does the word witch mean?

Usage examples for witch

  1. The young gentleman and the little lady seed mun; and the witch wasn't far away, you may depend. – The Drummer's Coat by J. W. Fortescue
  2. Some counted her a saint and some a witch." – Witchcraft of New England Explained by Modern Spiritualism by Allen Putnam
  3. This is the witch Of Orleans! – The Maid of Orleans A Tragedy by Frederich Schiller