Synonyms of jinx


1. jonah, jinx, unfortunate, unfortunate person

usage: a person believed to bring bad luck to those around him

2. hex, jinx, curse, whammy, spell, magic spell, magical spell, charm

usage: an evil spell; "a witch put a curse on his whole family"; "he put the whammy on me"


1. hex, bewitch, glamour, witch, enchant, jinx, charm, becharm

usage: cast a spell over someone or something; put a hex on someone or something

2. jinx, predestine, foreordain, preordain

usage: foredoom to failure; "This project is jinxed!"

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

Definition and meaning of jinx (Dictionary)