juju definition

  • noun:
    • An object used as a fetish, a charm, or an amulet in West Africa.
    • The supernatural energy ascribed to these types of an object.
    • a mode of Nigerian well-known music featuring electric guitars and traditional drums.
    • A fetish or allure thought by West Africans to own magical or supernatural abilities.
    • The magical or supernatural energy of such a charm.
    • A superstitious belief in karmic effects of an action or behavior, usually negative in connotation.
    • a kind of music preferred in Nigeria. (See Jùjú music)
    • A marijuana cigarette; a joint.
    • the magical energy related to a juju{2}.
    • An object superstitiously thought to embody magical capabilities; a fetish.
    • any such thing supernatural or mysterious, and an object of spiritual concern or veneration; a charm; a fetish; also, an observance of mysterious importance like the taboo: found in reference to the religious a few ideas associated with negroes of western Africa.
    • a charm superstitiously considered to embody magical abilities
    • the ability associated with a juju

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