verb (used with object)
Origin of jinx
OTHER WORDS FROM jinxout·jinx, verb (used with object)
Examples from the Web for jinx
Is it a jinx, like being put on the cover of Sports Illustrated?
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“Spit in your hat quick and kill that jinx,” I answered, not thinking for the minute, and he followed my example.Pitching in a Pinch|Christy Mathewson
But the “jinx” had not yet deserted him, as he was soon to discover.Bert Wilson's Twin Cylinder Racer|J. W. Duffield
He had seen Big League teams do the same thing in an effort to drive away the jinx and break a streak of bad luck.Lefty Locke Pitcher-Manager|Burt L. Standish
That's why you get it cheap—if you'll take it and chase out the jinx that's been wished on me.Athalie|Robert W. Chambers
Guess there is a jinx after this team all right, he growled.Baseball Joe, Captain of the Team|Lester Chadwick