jinx

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈdʒɪŋks/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/dʒɪŋks/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling( jingks)


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jinx

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. is [thought, believed, considered] to be a jinx
  2. [saw, regarded] her as a jinx
  3. don't [touch, go near] him - he's a jinx!
  4. he must be a jinx!
  5. [believes, doesn't believe] in jinxes
  6. failed to [break, shake off, get rid of] their jinx
  7. jinx, you owe me a soda!
  8. jinx!
v
  1. jinxed [us, the outcome, the match, the deal, the play]
  2. jinxed by [them, commentators, reporters, a coworker]
  3. [might, could, will] jinx [us]
  4. don't jinx [it, yourself]
  5. jinx your chances (of winning)
  6. [could, might] jinx your chances [if you, by]
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