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Word: amulet

Definition: charm; talisman; an object worn believed to protect against evil, bad luck


Sentences Containing 'amulet'

After some rehearsals with drummer Jonas Thire of Amulet, bassist Ron Elly joined.
Bonnie talks to Shane, who gives her an amulet made from human bone.
But unlike most minimalist sculptures, it is no mere dull object, but it is meant to be as richly symbolic, sensuous and potent as an amulet.
Fujin is the Wind God (named after the Japanese wind god FÅ«jin) who makes his first appearance in the spin-off game "" as one of the four guardians assigned by Raiden to protect Shinnok's amulet and is the first of the gods that the elder Sub-Zero beats in order to acquire it.
He convinces the elder Sub-Zero to retrieve Shinnok's amulet for him to give to his lord. Unknown to the fallen Elder God however, Quan Chi replaced the amulet with a useless imitation.
He then ordered one of his soldiers to throw away the amulet so that the troublemakers can't return.
However, Shujinko defeats Onaga, leaving Onaga with only Shinnok's amulet as his sole form of protection.
In the war against his fellow gods, he came into direct conflict with Raiden, who, along with the Elder Gods, defeats Shinnok and strips him of his amulet.
It is believed that the ball was a mystical amulet and has birtud (a magical power; the word was believed to be a localization of Spanish word virtud), and Inong was among those who saw the snake playing the trabungko.
PLUS's job power is 'Beast' in the form of an amulet.
Shinnok is a former Elder God who desired to rule Earthrealm and thus acquire immense power by creating a powerful amulet.
Shortly afterwards, Sub-Zero, ordered to reclaim the amulet by Raiden, confronted Quan Chi, and defeated him with assistance from Sareena.
Squidward believes it is the original part of the amulet, but is shocked when he sees the original half was still on the display stand where it should be.
The 1978 "DC Super Dictionary" invented a character, Conjura, who had the same magic ability as Zatanna, in addition to possessing a time-traveling amulet.
The bulla was a locket-like amulet worn by children.
The player must fight a variety of enemies in order to retrieve the correct amulet for each time zone.
The repetition of the number five references the five-fingered hamsa amulet common in both Jewish and Muslim North African and Middle Eastern communities from pre-modern times.
They began having a flashback the begins with them blowing bubbles until they got trapped in a big bubble that carries them into a cave. The duo make their way through the cave, avoiding ghost pirates and searching for ladders to venture deeper, where they find the missing half of the Atlantean Amulet (Patrick thinks it is related to Spongebob's ancestors because of the word "antis" on it).

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