verb (used with object)
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Origin of jinx
OTHER WORDS FROM jinxoutjinx, verb (used with object)
Example sentences from the Web for jinx
Is it a jinx, like being put on the cover of Sports Illustrated?
I helped make the ads; it was too late for a sea change, but late enough to break the midterm jinx.Obama Must Fight One More Campaign: To Keep Senate & Win House in 2014|Robert Shrum|February 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
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Once was unlucky, twice looked like an evil jinx, a curse, an astrological conspiracy.
Only a jinx of the most malevolent type could have prompted his hurried exit from a train to dodge an imaginary "bull."A Reversible Santa Claus|Meredith Nicholson
The other night I took a walk, and called on Jinx, across the block.
The home of Jinx was full of boys and girls and forty kinds of noise.
“Worst jinx in the world to see a cross-eyed man,” I replied.Pitching in a Pinch|Christy Mathewson
One adopted the plan of "expecting disappointment" as a means of cheating the "jinx."The Conquest of Fear|Basil King