ALL meanings of abracadabra

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  • exclamation abracadabra Abracadabra is a word that someone says when they are performing a magic trick in order to make the magic happen. 3
  • exclamation abracadabra a spoken formula, used esp by conjurors 3
  • noun abracadabra a word used in incantations, etc, considered to possess magic powers 3
  • noun abracadabra gibberish; nonsense 3
  • noun abracadabra a word supposed to have magic powers, and hence used in incantations, on amulets, etc. 3
  • noun abracadabra a magic spell or formula 3
  • noun abracadabra foolish or meaningless talk; gibberish 3
  • interjection abracadabra used, as by a magician, to signify, or seemingly command, a sudden change or occurrence 3
  • noun abracadabra A word said by magicians when performing a magic trick. 1
  • interjection abracadabra magic spell 1
  • noun abracadabra a mystical word or expression used in incantations, on amulets, etc., as a magical means of warding off misfortune, harm, or illness. 1
  • noun abracadabra any charm or incantation using nonsensical or supposedly magical words. 1
  • noun abracadabra meaningless talk; gibberish; nonsense. 1
  • noun abracadabra A use of the mystical term ‘abracadabra’, supposed to work as part of a healing charm or a magical spell; any spell or incantation making use of the word. 0
  • noun abracadabra Mumbo-jumbo; obscure language or technicalities; jargon. 0
  • interjection abracadabra Used to indicate that a magic trick or other illusion has been performed. 0
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