hocus pocus

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meaningless words used as a formula by conjurers; sleight of hand, trickery
A specific act of trickery or nonsense

What kind of hocus-pocus is this?.

A phrase used as a magical incantation to bring about some change
{n} a juggler, cheat, deception, trick
disapproval If you describe something as hocus-pocus, you disapprove of it because you think it is false and intended to trick or deceive people. = trickery. a method or belief that you think is based on false ideas (hax pax max Deus adimax, a pretended Latin phrase used by people doing magic tricks)
hocuspocus
A juggler's trick; a cheat; nonsense
hocuspocus
A term used by jugglers in pretended incantations
hocuspocus
To cheat
hocuspocus
A juggler or trickster
hocus pocus

    Silbentrennung

    ho·cus pocus

    Türkische aussprache

    hōkıs pōkıs

    Aussprache

    /ˈhōkəs ˈpōkəs/ /ˈhoʊkəs ˈpoʊkəs/

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