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Unformatted text preview: shrew a woman of violent temper and speech; termagant shrewd keen; piercing ambivalent uncertainty or fluctuation, esp. when caused by inability to make a choice or by a simultaneous desire to say or do two opposite or conflicting things wizard a person who practices magic; magician or sorcerer witch a person, now esp. a woman, who professes or is supposed to practice magic, esp. black magic or the black art;...
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- Fall '09