Definition of pishogue in English:

pishogue

(also pishrogue)

noun

Irish
  • 1A superstitious belief.

    lie, fib, falsehood, untruth, fabrication, fiction, piece of fiction
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    1. 1.1 A spell or charm.

Origin

Early 19th century: from Irish piseog ‘witchcraft’.

Pronunciation

pishogue

/pɪˈʃəʊɡ/