- the voodoo religious rites and practices.
- the practice of sorcery.
Origin of voodooism
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Related Wordsfascination, illusion, wizardry, occult, voodoo, necromancy, foreboding, augury, prediction, incantation, divination, astrology, trickery, thaumaturgy, witchcraft, alchemy, allurement, presage, soothsaying, power
Examples from the Web for voodooism
You see I do not believe in ghost stories nor voodooism, I have nothing to say.Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States
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It was well back in the hills that voodooism went full swing.The Voodoo Gold Trail
Like many other ignorant people, he was very superstitious and believed in charms and voodooism.The Young Oarsmen of Lakeview
With freedom, the negro, en masse, relapsed promptly into the voodooism of Africa.Dixie After the War
Myrta Lockett Avary
There is no parallel among civilized nations; to find one you must go to the Voodooism of the savage black.Queed
Henry Sydnor Harrison