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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An evil spell; A serious or devastating setback.

Usage examples (39)
  • He put the whammy on me
  • So older people who skimp on protein really get a double whammy, which is why they are often vitamin B12 deficient.
  • A discussion about the hex, the spell, the "whammy" kind of curses.
  • As an expression for an evil influence or hex, a "whammy" was added to the vernacular in for more
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