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whammy

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1 a spoken word or set of words believed to have magic power
  • if you tell anyone about this, I swear I'll put the whammy on you

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2 something that brings bad luck
  • put the whammy on herself by publicly predicting that she would win the tennis tournament

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“Whammy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/whammy. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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