Wiccans believe in a modernised form of witchcraft.
Other Word Forms
Origin of witchcraft
From Old English wiÄ‹Ä‹ecræft, compound of wiÄ‹Ä‹e and cræft (“craft").
Witchcraft Sentence Examples
Andover was a prominent centre in the witchcraft trials of 1692.
Witchcraft and the influence of fairies are still often believed in.
Under the general law against heresy their books were burnt by the hangman, they were searched for signs of witchcraft, they were imprisoned for five weeks and then sent away.
Native courts may not deal with murder, witchcraft, cannibalism or slavery.
Autos-da fe were rare events; their victims were not as a rule serious thinkers, but persons accused of sorcery or Judaizing, nor were they more numerous than the victims of the English laws relating to witchcraft and heresy.