hoo·doo / ˈhoōˌdoō/ • n. 1. voodoo; witchcraft. ∎ a run of bad luck associated with a person or activity: when is this hoodoo going to end? ∎ a person or thing that brings or causes bad luck. 2. a column or pinnacle of weathered rock: a towering sandstone hoodoo. • v. (-doos , -dooed) [tr.] bewitch: she's hoodooed you. ∎ bring bad luck to: a fine player, but repeatedly hoodooed.
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