Definition of mozz in English:

mozz

noun

in phrase put the mozz on
Australian
informal
  • Exert a malign influence on (someone); jinx.

    • ‘Whoever put the mozz on King Tut's Tomb should have done a refresher course in cursing, because something went horribly wrong with this one.’
    • ‘I don't want to put the mozz on her, like John Alexander and say she's going to get to No.1 or anything like that.’
    • ‘After last night's lusty results, dealers and buyers would be unwilling to speculate for fear of putting the mozz on the market.’
    • ‘Didn't want to put the mozz on you Anto!’
    • ‘Rather than put the mozz on it we won't say the places and times until it is all finalised.’
    curse, cast a spell on, put the evil eye on, hoodoo, bewitch
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Origin

1920s: abbreviation of mozzle.

Pronunciation

mozz

/mɒz/