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wizardly

[wiz-erd-lee] /ˈwɪz ərd li/
adjective
1.
of, like, or befitting a wizard.
Origin
1580-1590
1580-90; wizard + -ly
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Examples from the web for wizardly
  • From the audience's point of view, the process looks wizardly.
  • Of course, it helps that they are wizardly professionals.
  • Why this band's gut-level songs now require the ornamentation of a wizardly guitarist at all remains unclear.
wizardly in Technology


Pertaining to wizards. A wizardly feature is one that only a wizard could understand or use properly.
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The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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