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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “witch”

witch

noun [C]
 
 
/wɪtʃ/
a woman who is believed to have magical powers and who uses them to harm or help other people
女巫,巫婆
a witch on a broomstick
骑着扫把的女巫
Witches were persecuted all over western Europe from the 15th to the 17th century as it was claimed that they had dealings with the Devil.
从15世纪到17世纪,整个西欧的女巫都受到迫害,因为据称她们与魔鬼有来往。
People who perform magic or have paranormal abilities
informal disapproving an unpleasant and ugly woman
讨厌且丑陋的女人
Unpleasant women
(Definition of witch from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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