This page is about the slang term mojo

American English


spirit, passion, zest

For example

  • Bob had lost his mojo. He needed to go on a holiday to recharge his batteries.

  • When he got back from his holiday, Bob had his mojo back. He was full of life again, just like he used to be.


This is typically used in American English but may be used in other varieties of English too.

Quick Quiz

If someone has lost their mojo, they have become

a. less dynamic

b. less wealthy

c. less angry

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Contributor: Matt Errey