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Meaning of “the evil eye” in the English Dictionary

"the evil eye" in British English

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the evil eye

a ​look that someone gives other ​people that is ​believed to have the ​power to ​injure or ​harm them
(Definition of the evil eye from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the evil eye”
in Chinese (Simplified) (能伤人的)恶毒眼光…
in Chinese (Traditional) (能傷人的)惡毒眼光…
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