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Svengali in Occult topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishSvengaliSven‧ga‧li /svenˈɡɑːli/ noun [countable]  ROa man who has the power to control people’s minds and make them do bad or immoral things
Examples from the Corpus
SvengaliFirstly by the theatre; secondly by what he called his Pygmalion, even his Svengali, complex.