Definitions For Jinx


  • An evil spell
  • A person believed to bring bad luck to those around him
  • Someone or something that causes bad luck ; also : a state or period of bad luck caused by a jinx


  • Foredoom to failure
  • Cast a spell over someone or something; put a hex on someone or something
  • To bring bad luck to (someone or something)

Is Jinx a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Jinx is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 21 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Jinx in a Sentence

  • That guy is a jinx.
  • He felt like he'd finally broken the jinx.
  • She threatened to put a jinx on him.
  • I thought they were going to win but I didn't say so because I didn't want to jinx them.
  • His luck has been so bad he feels jinxed.

Synonyms for Jinx

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