evil eye


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Synonyms for evil eye

an object or power that one uses to cause often evil events

Words related to evil eye

a look that is believed to have the power of inflicting harm

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These were certainly of an odd and varied kind, but each was given in simple good faith, with a kindly word, and a blessing, and that same strange mixture of fear-meaning movements which I had seen outside the hotel at Bistritz-- the sign of the cross and the guard against the evil eye.
The group of these queer creatures which was discovered clustered near the stairs at first remained staring and motionless, glaring with evil eyes at the intruders who had so suddenly appeared in their land.
Their long arms, their short and crooked legs, their close-set, evil eyes, and their low, receding foreheads gave them a bestial appearance that sent a qualm of paralyzing fright through the shaken nerves of the Belgian.
Summary: Actress uses kohl on daughter's forehead to ward off evil eye
No one could dare to see Pakistan with an evil eye, he added.
Addressing party workers' convention at Mianapura area of Sialkot he said the defence of Pakistan is in strong hands and no one can dare to cast an evil eye on the country .
Talking to media after chairing central core committee meeting of the United Business Group, veteran trade leader and UBG Chief Iftikhar Ali Malik said that entire nation is on one page and no one should dare cast evil eye on Pakistan and our world best armed forces know how to protect the country from any kind of external aggression.
RAWALPINDI -- Director Colleges, Malik Mohammad Asghar Wednesday said that country's defense has been made impregnable and no one could cast an evil eye towards it.
MULTAN -- The defence of Pakistan is impregnable and no one can cast evil eye on the country, said MNA Malik Amir Dogar.
Alan and his family were indeed plagued with bad luck after that and Alan said nothing about the hag, but went cold when his wife remarked: 'All this bad luck; someone's got the Evil Eye on us.
According to figures presented by the report, about 86% of Moroccans are convinced of the existence of the jinn, 78% believe in witchcraft, and 80% believe in the evil eye.
pronounced kina hora), a Yiddish expression with multiple spellings that all add up to the same thing: Don't tempt the evil eye.
It follows the release of an EP, Golden State, in July, which included lead single Evil Eye and All or Nothing, taken from the soundtrack to French TV series Sam.
I heard that the evil eye effect happens unintentionally.
One such work is titled "Lead Trilogy" and refers to a common practice in the Middle East, which consists of melting a piece of lead and then pouring it into a container of cold water that is held over the head of a sick person to break an evil spell or get rid of the evil eye.