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hex

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of hex

  1. 1 a woman believed to have often harmful supernatural powers people who used to believe that misfortune was caused by evil hexes and mischievous sprites Synonyms of hex enchantress, hag, witch, sorceressWords Related to hex charmer, conjurer (or conjuror), enchanter, necromancer, voodoo, voodooist; magician, sorcerer, warlock, wizard

  2. 2 something that brings bad luck there seemed to be a hex on him, for all of his business ventures came to naught despite his hard work Synonyms of hex jinx, hoodoo, Indian sign [chiefly British], whammyWords Related to hex Jonah; curse, evil eye, pox, spell, voodoo; augury, omen, portentNear Antonyms of hex amulet, charm, fetish (also fetich), talisman

  3. 3 a spoken word or set of words believed to have magic power the wizard had put a hex on the evil gnome that turned him to stone Synonyms of hex abracadabra, bewitchment, charm, conjuration, enchantment, glamour (also glamor), spell, incantation, invocation, whammyWords Related to hex cantrip [chiefly Scottish], curse, jinx; bewitchery, conjuring, magic, mojo, necromancy, sorcery, voodoo, voodooism, witchcraft, witchery, wizardry; amulet, charm, fetish (also fetich), phylactery, talisman


hex

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of hex

  1. to cast a spell on I think our plans have been hexed from the start—everything is going wrong Synonyms of hex charm, enchant, ensorcell (or ensorcel), bewitch, overlook, spell, strikeWords Related to hex curse, jinx, possess, voodoo; attract, beguile, captivate, fascinate, mesmerize, spellbind; entice, lure, seduce, temptNear Antonyms of hex bless


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