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noun as in African American folk magic

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verb as in jinx

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Thorien loves Goblin Valley State Park for its otherworldly landscape filled with towering sandstone hoodoos.

Surreal hoodoos and mind-blowing rock sculptures soar above stark sandstone, shale, and coal landscapes—once covered by ancient sea.

The trail climbs to an overlook of the Green River then drops into a twisty valley of hoodoos striped red, cream, and gold.

Nestled in the middle of Grand Staircase Escalante, these well-spaced sites each have a fire ring and are ideal for tent campers who want solitude while taking in the spiraling hoodoos of Bryce Canyon.

Take a drive on Hole in the Rock Road to explore hoodoos in Devils Garden or hike the family-friendly Peek-a-Boo and Spooky Gulch slot canyons.

Created more jobs than any modern president, in the process showing people that trickle-down economics was hoodoo.

Before I'd gone five miles the hoodoo that had been working overtime on my behalf got busy again.

A sure 'hoodoo' it must be, to warp a man's judgment like that!

He explored and reported upon the Hoodoo region, and first called prominent attention to the noble caon of the Middle Gardiner.

I knowed you want no good the first time I set eyes on yer, a-sayin hoodoo words over the poor dumb beast.

The "Thirteen" hoodoo came near to finding believers among those on the Knickerbocker before Cuba was reached.


On this page you'll find 25 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hoodoo, such as: magic, sorcery, witchcraft, worldview, conjure, and religion.

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