verb (used with object)
HEED THE VOX POPULI, AND TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Origin of jinx
OTHER WORDS FROM jinxout·jinx, verb (used with object)
Example sentences from the Web for jinx
Is it a jinx, like being put on the cover of Sports Illustrated?
Stolen By Jinx Jamison and Minx Malone The Madame X School of Sex series of short ebooks are steamy cheap buys.
“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