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Another word for hocus-pocus

  1. Esoteric, formulaic, and often incomprehensible speech relating to the occult

Another word for hocus-pocus

  1. Charm

      1. A series of syllables or words that are sung on or intoned to the same note or a limited range of notes.
      2. A canticle or prayer sung or intoned in this manner.
      3. A monotonous rhythmic call or shout, as of a slogan:
      1. To name or write in order the letters constituting (a word).
      2. To constitute the letters of (a word):
      3. To add up to; signify:
      1. Ritual recitation of verbal charms or spells to produce a magic effect.
      2. A formula used in ritual recitation; a verbal charm or spell.
      3. A conventionalized utterance repeated without thought or aptness; a formula:
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  2. A trick