- in the belief of some, the use of an evil supernatural power over people and their affairs; black magic
- seemingly magical power, influence, or charm
Origin of sorceryMiddle English ; from Old French sorcerie ; from sorcier: see sorcerer
Use of supernatural power over others through the assistance of spirits; witchcraft.
Origin of sorceryMiddle English sorcerie, from Old French, from sorcier, sorcerer; see sorcerer.