bottle-conjurer love



from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun 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.


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  • 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


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  • A word for the magic-minded.

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