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abracadabra

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  1. 1 a spoken word or set of words believed to have magic power originally, an abracadabra was a cryptogram of the word “abracadabra” that was repeated in diminishing form until it disappeared entirely—supposedly just like the targeted evil or misfortune Synonyms of abracadabra spell, bewitchment, charm, conjuration, enchantment, glamour (also glamor), hex, incantation, invocation, whammyWords Related to abracadabra cantrip [chiefly Scottish], curse, jinx; bewitchery, conjuring, magic, mojo, necromancy, sorcery, voodoo, voodooism, witchcraft, witchery, wizardry; amulet, charm, fetish (also fetich), phylactery, talisman

  2. 2 unintelligible or meaningless talk after some abracadabra the spiritualist announced that we had made contact with “the other side” Synonyms of abracadabra gibberish, babble, blabber, burble, double Dutch, double-talk, drivel, gabble, gibber, jabber, jabberwocky, mumbo jumbo, nonsense, prattle, slobberWords Related to abracadabra blah (also blah-blah), hocus-pocus, hokeypokey, twaddle; chatter, gab, patter, prate, tattle, twitter; cackle, clack, clatter


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