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hocus-pocus

ho·cus-po·cus

hocus-pocus

pronunciation:
ho ks po ks
part of speech: noun
definition 1: meaningless or nonsensical words or phrases repeated by magicians.
similar words:
abracadabra, magic, mumbo jumbo
definition 2: nonsense or trickery intended to deceive; mystification.
similar words:
deception