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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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hex, hoodoo, Indian sign [chiefly British], jinx

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