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What counts as a target for a spell?

There have already been several questions regarding what counts as a target for a spell; some, such as this Q/A, are regarding glyph of warding as it states: The spell must target a single creature ...
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Can a player character use the Misty Step spell to bring another character or creature with them when they teleport?

I am an Eladrin elf and have the ability to use the misty step spell to teleport with my clothing and items. However, can I grapple a party member (or NPC or other creature) and use the misty step ...
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What happens when a bard riding a found steed casts Time Stop, or, does Time Stop target the entire universe?

Jimothy Page is a level 20 bard. He learned the spell find greater steed with his 10th level Magical Secrets, and with his 18th level Magical Secrets, he selected time stop. Find greater steed has an ...
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Does a Morkoth's Spell Reflection work against area-of-effect spells like Fireball?

The Morkoth (Volo's Guide to Monsters, pg. 177-178) has a reaction called "Spell Reflection": Spell Reflection. If the morkoth makes a successful saving throw against a spell, or a spell ...
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Does Nondetection protect you from divination attack spells?

The Spell Nondetection Says: The target can't be targeted by any divination magic or perceived through magical scrying sensors. My impression is that the intent of Nondetection is to keep something ...
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Spectator Spell Reflection for Hail of Thorns?

A Spectator (a lesser Beholder, described on Monster Manual p. 30) can use its reaction to use its Spell Reflection ability: Spell Reflection. If the spectator makes a successful saving throw ...
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Can Silvery Barbs and Voice of Authority be used together?

When casting Silvery Barbs, could one apply the Order Domain class feature Voice of Authority to the second half of the spell?
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Does the spell Web work with the Graviturgy Wizard's Gravity Well feature?

The Graviturgy Wizard's Gravity Well feature lets the caster move creatures when casting spells: You’ve learned how to manipulate gravity around a living being: whenever you cast a spell on a ...
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Can Primal Savagery be used as a reaction with the War Caster feat?

My druid player has just taken the War Caster feat, which states (from the PHB): When a hostile creature's movement provokes an opportunity attack from you, you can use your reaction to cast a spell ...
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Are the targeting-based restrictions for Twinned Spell metamagic and the Shield Master feat treated differently?

After an erratum, Twinned Spell metamagic says: To be eligible, a spell must be incapable of targeting more than one creature at the spell’s current level. For example, magic missile and scorching ...
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Can you cast Ashardalon’s Stride while mounted?

The description of Ashardalon’s Stride spell reports: 3rd level transmutation Range: Self Components: Verbal, Somatic Duration: Concentration, up to 1 minute The billowing flames of a dragon blast ...
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Metamagic: Twinned spell aoe with one primary target? [duplicate]

Twinned spell states "When you cast a spell that targets only one creature." Since some spells, such as ice shard, target one creature, but afterwards do damage to nearby creatures, can you ...
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