bottle-conjurer love

bottle-conjurer

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who exhibits feats of necromancy with a bottle, as extracting from it a variety of liquids or more than was put in, or putting in what apparently cannot pass through the neck.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • The bottle-conjurer could just as soon have got into his quart bottle as Puff could into the Beaufort coat at the time of which we are writing.

    Mr. Sponge's Sporting Tour

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.