mojo

American English
This page is about the slang term mojo.

Meaning: 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.

Variety: 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