Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun That which is worked by spells or charms; power of magic; enchantment.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Power or effect of magic; that which is wrought by magic; enchantment.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Any magical practice involving creating or casting spells, especially new enchantments or spells which are intricate or complex.
  • noun The formula or formulation of one or more spells or enchantments; the individual parts constituting such a formulation; the inner workings or structure of a spell.

Etymologies

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spell +‎ work

Examples

  • Accompanied by a small group of like-minded companions, he had walked into the desolate Barrens and had, with cunning spellwork, managed to bring forth enough water from deep, deep below to the parched realm to create a handful of small oases.

    WORLD OF WARCRAFT STORMRAGE

  • He, in turn, dropped his hands and cut off his spellwork.

    WORLD OF WARCRAFT STORMRAGE

  • It was now clear to him that the archdruid had stopped the spellwork due to the approach of outsiders.

    WORLD OF WARCRAFT STORMRAGE

  • Guiding them on, he had them turn their spellwork to his intention.

    WORLD OF WARCRAFT STORMRAGE

  • With relief, he gave the other druids permission to end their spellwork.

    WORLD OF WARCRAFT STORMRAGE

  • The physical weapon but grazed him, yet that was enough for its potent energies to sear the archdruid to the very bone despite his spellwork.

    WORLD OF WARCRAFT STORMRAGE

  • He, in turn, dropped his hands and cut off his spellwork.

    WORLD OF WARCRAFT STORMRAGE

  • The druid changed the tempo of his spellwork, and the swarm immediately reacted.

    WORLD OF WARCRAFT STORMRAGE

  • Accompanied by a small group of like-minded companions, he had walked into the desolate Barrens and had, with cunning spellwork, managed to bring forth enough water from deep, deep below to the parched realm to create a handful of small oases.

    WORLD OF WARCRAFT STORMRAGE

  • Guiding them on, he had them turn their spellwork to his intention.

    WORLD OF WARCRAFT STORMRAGE

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