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the evil eye

Definition of the evil eye in English:

A gaze or stare superstitiously believed to cause harm: he gave me the evil eye as I walked past
More example sentences
  • About half of Bulgarians believe in telepathy, the evil eye and black magic, and that dreams can be prophetic.
  • The superstitious belief in the evil eye is ancient and widespread, though certainly not universal.
  • Nor does he believe in the evil eye, bad omen, and that kind of stuff.
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