Definitions

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  • n. A miracle worker.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A miracle worker; -- a title given by the Roman Catholics to some saints.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A thaumaturge or thaumaturgist: used especially as a title of Gregory Thaumaturgus (bishop of Nescæsarea in Pontus in the third century), from the numerous and wonderful miracles ascribed to him.

Etymologies

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New Latin, from Ancient Greek wonder-working.

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  • When sense with the silly converges

    A fresh understanding emerges.

    There's transforming tonic

    In the work of the comic -

    The secular thaumaturgus.

    February 23, 2015