a person believed to bring bad luck to those around him
an evil spell;
"a witch put a curse on his whole family"
"he put the whammy on me"
cast a spell over someone or something; put a hex on someone or something
foredoom to failure;
"This project is jinxed!"
- You had better steer clear of that jinx.
- There's a jinx on this car: it's always giving me trouble.
- There must be a jinx going this house. Everything's always in a mess.
- I've been jinxed!
- I think this computer must be jinxed. It's always breaking down.