Definition of mojo
: a magic spell, hex, or charm; broadly : magical power <works his mojo on the tennis court> <The team has lost its mojo.>
Examples of mojo in a sentence
He's been suffering from incredibly bad mojo lately.
The team has lost its mojo.
We need to get our mojos working again.
Origin and Etymology of mojo
probably of African origin; akin to Fulani moco'o medicine man
First Known Use: 1926
MOJO Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mojo for English Language Learners
: a power that may seem magical and that allows someone to be very effective, successful, etc.
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