Share this entry

pishogue Line breaks: pish|ogue
Pronunciation: /pɪˈʃəʊɡ/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

(also pishrogue pɪˈʃrəʊɡ)

Definition of pishogue in English:


1A superstitious belief.
1.1A spell or charm.


Early 19th century: from Irish piseog 'witchcraft'.

Definition of pishogue in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day innocuous
Pronunciation: iˈnäkyo͞oəs
not harmful or offensive