conjuring


Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Idioms, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for conjuring

Synonyms for conjuring

calling up a spirit or devil

References in periodicals archive ?
Directed by James Wan, The Conjuring stars Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga as Ed and Lorraine Warren who come to the assistance of the Perron family, who are experiencing disturbing events in their farmhouse.
For 'The Conjuring 3', Wan is expected to produce the movie through his company Atomic Monster.
After successfully scaring the living daylights out of everyone with its first installment, The Conjuring, director James Wan follows up with the equally chilling sequel, The Conjuring 2.
Sweet William, one of the travelling showmen in The Old Curiosity Shop (1840-41), makes his living through card tricks and various other conjuring routines (150-51); in Dombey and Son (1844-46), Paul Dombey's roommate Tozer is taken by his uncle to see a conjuror, an occasion the uncle ruins by turning it into a classics examination (251).
Vera Farmiga in horror sequel The Conjuring 2 "This is as close to Hell as I ever want to get," sobs Lorraine after she enters a trance to relive the tragic night.
THE CONJURING 2 (15) HHH HH FACT and outlandish fiction are repeatedly smudged in James Wan's stylish sequel to his 2013 supernatural horror, which dramatised one of the real-life cases of paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren.
Chu; The Conjuring 2 is even more extended -- 133 minutes, about half an hour too long -- and made by Malaysian-born James Wan, currently the king of slow-burn, suspense-piling horror (he also made Insidious and the first Conjuring , then shook off all that angst with the joyous adrenaline rush of Furious 7 ).
Speak Right On: Conjuring the Slave Narrative of Dred Scott" by Mary E.
American Hauntings: The True Stories Behind Hollywood's Scariest Movies--From The Exorcist to The Conjuring
McGrath's crystalline, evocative prose conjures an image of the past that defies nostalgia, conjuring images of a city that is in the midst of rewriting its own history.
THE VERDICT This spin-off from hit horror film The Conjuring features possessed doll Annabelle working her evil on a young family after a satanic cult invades their home.
Annabelle,'' a prequel/spinoff to the superb 2013 throwback horror film "The Conjuring,'' is filled with good and bad.
Mary Meriam (author); CONJURING MY LEAFY MUSE; Headmistress Press (Nonfiction: Poetry) 10.
But, whereas the best haunted house films get their chills from ordinary people being affected by unseen forces, The Conjuring chooses to show its monsters, which does little for atmosphere.
THERE'S a huge amount of fun to be had in this magic trick of a heist movie despite the fact it takes the world of conjuring far too seriously.