WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2014
hex1 /hɛks/USA pronunciation  v. [+ object]
  1. to bewitch:They were hexed by the wicked witch.
  2. to bring bad luck to;
    jinx.

n. [countable]
  1. a spell;
    charm;
    jinx.


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

hex /hɛks/ n
  1. short for hexadecimal
  2. (as modifier): hex code
hex /hɛks/ informal vb
  1. (transitive) to bewitch
n
  1. an evil spell or symbol of bad luck
  2. a witch
Etymology: 19th Century: via Pennsylvania Dutch from German Hexe witch, from Middle High German hecse, perhaps from Old High German hagzissa; see hag1



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