Hex definition

hĕks
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To put a hex on.
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A sign, spell, etc. believed to bring bad luck.
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The definition of a hex is a witch, or a bad spell.

An example of a hex is a spell designed to bring bad luck to someone.

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Hex is defined as to cast a spell or a curse.

An example of hex is to conjure up a spell to bring bad luck to someone.

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An evil spell; a curse.
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One that brings bad luck.
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To bring or wish bad luck to.
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Hexagonal. Used of hardware, such as bolts and screws, with hexagonal heads or hexagonal sockets.
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(dial.) A witch.
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A jinx.
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To cause to have bad luck; jinx.
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Form of hexa- used before a vowel.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
hex
Plural:
hexes

Origin of hex

  • Pennsylvania Dutch from German hexen to hex from Hexe witch from Middle High German hecse from Old High German hagzissa

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition