Wiccans believe in a modernised form of witchcraft.
The power or practices of witches.
Black magic; sorcery.
Origin of witchcraft
From Old English wiÄ‹Ä‹ecrÃ¦ft, compound of wiÄ‹Ä‹e and crÃ¦ft (“craft").
Witchcraft Sentence Examples
Andover was a prominent centre in the witchcraft trials of 1692.
Native courts may not deal with murder, witchcraft, cannibalism or slavery.
set forth the doctrine of lecherous demons as an indisputable fact; and in the history of the Inquisition and of trials for witchcraft may be found the confessions of many who bore witness to their reality.
He attended the trials, investigated many of the cases himself, and wrote sermons on witchcraft, the Memorable Providences and The Wonders of the Invisible World (1693), which increased the excitement of the people.
Witchcraft and the influence of fairies are still often believed in.