hex: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (heks), [key]
— v.t.
  1. to bewitch; practice witchcraft on: He was accused of hexing his neighbors' cows because they suddenly stopped giving milk.
  1. spell; charm: With all this rain, somebody must have put a hex on our picnic.
  2. a witch.


Pronunciation: (heks), [key]
— adj. Informal.
  1. hexagonal: a bolt with a matching washer and hex nut.
  2. hexadecimal (def. 1).


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. hexagon
  2. hexagonal.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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  • hex (Thesaurus)