voodooism

[voo-doo-iz-uh m]

noun

the voodoo religious rites and practices.
the practice of sorcery.

Nearby words

  1. von willebrand's disease,
  2. vondel,
  3. vonnegut,
  4. vonnegut, kurt, jr.,
  5. voodoo,
  6. voorkamer,
  7. voorskot,
  8. voortrekker,
  9. vor,
  10. voracious

Origin of voodooism

An Americanism dating back to 1860–65; voodoo + -ism

Related formsvoo·doo·ist, nounvoo·doo·is·tic, adjective

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