pishogue

[ pi-shohg ]
/ pɪˈʃoʊg /
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noun Irish English.

sorcery; witchcraft; black magic.
an evil spell; hex.

Nearby words

  1. piscis austrinus,
  2. piscivorous,
  3. pisco,
  4. pisgah,
  5. pish,
  6. pishpek,
  7. pisidia,
  8. pisidian,
  9. pisiform,
  10. pisiform bone

Origin of pishogue

First recorded in 1820–30, pishogue is from the Irish word piseog charm, spell

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British Dictionary definitions for pishogue

pishogue

/ (pɪˈʃəʊɡ) /

noun

Irish sorcery; witchcraft

Word Origin for pishogue

from Irish piseog, pisreog

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