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Definition(s):

  • (n) a board with the alphabet on it; used with a planchette to spell out supernatural messages

Usage(s):

  1. Or take a Borgmann favorite, the etymological redundancy ouija, for example, which consists of the French oin and the German ja, both meaning yes.
  2. Perhaps that is why numerologists, crystal-gazers, table-tippers, ouija-board-pushers, rhythmical dancers and all-round yogis stop at nothing in time, space, mind or matter.
  3. And to them, his geometrical bas-reliefs look as blandly uncommunicative as a ouija board.

News

  • Bosnian Rainbows: 'Bosnian Rainbows'

    Guitar god Omar Rodríguez-López and drummer Deantoni Parks 86ing the Mars Volta to hook up with frontwoman Teri Gender Bender and keyboardist Nicci Kasper from Le Butcherettes might seem like a concession to MV detractors. Don’t like presidential-administration-length guitar solos, Rodríguez-López’s nasal shrieks, or lyrics about Ouija board mishaps? Here’s Gender Bender’s throaty alto with ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: San Antonio Current

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Quotes

  1. "We're past overly concerned," Neuheisel said. "On that Ouija Board, with concerning ...... we're past overly. Yeah, this is concerning. No question about it."
    on Aug 19, 2008 By: Rick Neuheisel Source: Whittier Daily News

  2. Lynch says, "I was heavily involved in it and it's got a demonic side. It was destructive. I was into Ouija boards, tarot cards, seances and worse. I was in a really bad place. Take Harry Potter. It's still witchcraft and I would explain it to my...
    on Aug 24, 2007 By: Shane Lynch Source: Post Chronicle

  3. "I didn't use a Ouija board," McHale said. "We're probably going to have different lineups coming in here [toward season's end]. For a while, we had guys playing 38, 40 minutes and I just saw what it did to them. It's going to be an...
    on Mar 27, 2009 By: Kevin McHale Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune

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