EVIL EYE By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 Folk belief. Belief in a stare that is hostile and will cause adversity, illness, injury or destruction for the person being stared at. EVIL EYE: "Joe was worried about the evil eye given to him by the old gypsy." Related Psychology Terms PRCMORBID ABILITIES SEQUELA AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS (ALS) SLEEPWALKING DISORDER VICTIM ASSUMED ROLE AGGRESSION NOSOMANIA ANNIHILATION SPORTS MEDICINE INJURY CHECKLIST (SMIC) Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EVIL EYE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/evil-eye/ (accessed October 19, 2021).