Translation of "jinx" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /dʒɪŋks/ us

bad luck, or a person or thing that is believed to bring bad luck

maldición, gafe
There’s a jinx on this computer – it’s crashed three times this morning!
verb /dʒɪŋks/ informal

to cause a person or group to experience bad luck

traer mala suerte a, gafar, enyetar
I thought we would win, but I didn’t say so – I didn’t want to jinx it.
jinxed adjective uk /dʒɪŋkst/ us

gafado, enyetado
I must be jinxed – whenever I wash a wine glass, it breaks.

(Translation of “jinx” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /dʒiŋks/

someone or something that brings bad luck

maldición, gafe
There must be a jinx on that place – that’s the second burglary inside a month.

(Translation of “jinx” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)