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Meaning of Svengali

Sven•ga•li

Pronunciation: (sven-gä'lē, sfen-), [key]
— n.
  1. a person who completely dominates another, usually with selfish or sinister motives.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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