jinx definition

  • noun:
    • you or thing that's believed to deliver misfortune.
    • A condition or period of bad luck that appears to have been due to a specific person or thing.
    • A hex; an evil enchantment.
    • one or thing expected to bring misfortune.
    • you, object, influence, or supernatural being that will be supposed to deliver misfortune or to cause items to make a mistake.
    • an evil spell
    • an individual thought to bring misfortune to those around him
  • verb-transitive:
    • to carry bad luck to.
    • to carry bad luck to; resulting in to breakdown or go wrong.
  • verb:
    • To cast a spell on.
    • to carry misfortune to.
    • foredoom to failure
    • cast a spell over someone or something; put a hex on some one or something like that
  • interjection:
    • made use of after the exact same response is stated by a couple simultaneously. Usually, a game is played where person who failed to state "jinx" very first becomes "jinxed", whereby they can not talk until someone says their name.

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