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- n. A performer of miracles.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One who deals in wonders, or believes in them; a wonder worker; a thaumaturge.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as thaumaturge.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. one who practices magic or sorcery
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They are there to protect the rule of law itself, and thus protect all of us, from tyranny. thaumaturgist says:
May 5th, 2006 at 8:42 am thaumaturgist 40, FIGMO is also another military term for short-timers: “F–k it, got my orders.”
Mr. Maydig started violently at the change, and stood looking from the thaumaturgist to the bowl of flowers.
But the Lady Beata was no thaumaturgist; only a loving woman, standing where science had failed, translating another's desperate need from her own depths of sympathy -- arresting the oncoming shadow because of her faith and her great love.
With Manuel they were particularly high and mighty, assuring him that he was only a prosperous and affected pseudo-magician, and that the harm done by the self-styled thaumaturgist was apt to be very great indeed.
He armed, and girded himself with Caliburn, drank a couple of bottles of wine, put on the shirt of Nessus over all, and then went to seek this thaumaturgist.
Solomon is therefore represented as a thaumaturgist, and while not a single example is given of the proverbs ascribed to him, his exploits as a miracle-monger are extolled.
The fame of St. Anthony's miracles has never diminished, and even at the present day he is acknowledged as the greatest thaumaturgist of the times.
Then the Indian threw a rope about it, and twisted and looped the rope with manipulations like those of a professional thaumaturgist.
It was no wonder, for he was a close friend and pupil of the Dalai Lama in Potala (Lhasa), was the most learned among the Lamites, a famous thaumaturgist and doctor.