[ pi-shohg ]
/ pɪˈʃoʊg /

noun Irish English.

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


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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

/ (pɪˈʃəʊɡ) /


Irish sorcery; witchcraft

Word Origin for pishogue

from Irish piseog, pisreog
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