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Negative ConnotationPlay
Hex has a negative meaning, implying intentional harm or bad luck wishing. SlideShe avoided the old mansion, fearing the hex that locals talked about.
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Cultural BeliefsPlay
Use 'hex' to refer to superstitious practices or beliefs, common in folklore. SlideIn the village, wearing a blue amulet is said to ward off a hex.
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Informal UsagePlay
Using 'hex' in everyday conversation can sound informal or humorous. SlideMy computer keeps crashing; it's like it's got a hex on it!