Definition of Hoodooing

1. Verb. (present participle of hoodoo) ¹



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Definition of Hoodooing

1. hoodoo [v] - See also: hoodoo

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hoodooing

hoodless
hoodlike
hoodlum
hoodlumish
hoodlumism
hoodlumisms
hoodlums
hoodman
hoodman-blind
hoodmen
hoodmold
hoodmolds
hoodmould
hoodoo
hoodooed
hoodooing (current term)
hoodooism
hoodooisms
hoodoos
hoodrats
hoods
hoodwink
hoodwinked
hoodwinker
hoodwinkers
hoodwinking
hoodwinks
hoody
hooey

Literary usage of Hoodooing

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1. Children of the Slaves by Stephen Graham (1920)
"... everything away from them and falling forward, and yet never falling, blowing out their cheeks and dilating their eyes, and, as it were, hoodooing and ..."

2. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by Philadelphia Neurological Society, American Neurological Association, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association (1885)
"The e^s about " hoodooing " were not strictly delusions, but e result of mental weakness. In an ordinary negro these v°*-ild have been without significance, ..."

3. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by American Neurological Association, Philadelphia Neurological Society, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association, Boston Society of Psychiatry and Neurology (1885)
"The ideas about " hoodooing " were not strictly delusions, but the result of mental weakness. In an ordinary negro these would have been without ..."

4. The Theory of the Leisure Class: An Economic Study of Institutions by Thorstein Veblen (1912)
"... il "hoodooing" of the contestants or the apparatus engaged in any contest on which they lay a wager; or who feel that the fact of their backing a given ..."

5. A Vagabond Journey Around the World: A Narrative of Personal Experience by Harry Alverson Franck (1911)
"And those have n't got knives in their ribs for hoodooing the children are ed upon as insane or degenerate, or as men being punished for crime. ..."

6. The History of Mecklenburg County: From 1740 to 1900 by John Brevard Alexander (1902)
"During the time of African slavery in the United States, there was 700000 converted to Christianity from "hoodooing" cannibals. Greater progress was made ..."

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