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Top 20 Most Useful Spells from Harry Potter

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Every young witch of wizard should learn these top useful spells.

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Expelliarmus Report Abuse
It's a dangerous world out there and you need to know how to disarm your attackers. It works sort of like a muggle "stun gun." However, as Harry learned from Remus Lupin, in serious times you need to attack with more force.
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It is actually very useful
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why is this number 1 is't not that helpful
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Accio Report Abuse
This spell summons things to you. Just say "accio" and the thing you want summoned, and it will fly over from wherever it is. Accio beer!
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very useful
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stupefy Report Abuse
why not use it!!!! Its one of the unforgivable curses
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It is not an unforgivable curse oh my god
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Have u ever read harry potter😇its not an unforgivable😡😤 😣
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Its not unforgivable, THAT'S WHY ALL OF THE MOM PEOPLE AND AURORS USE IT!!!!!!
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Harry, Hermione, or Ron would never use an unforgivable curse, but they do use Stupefy. ITS NOT UNFORGIVABLE!!!!!!
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did u even read the books?!? Crucio is the last unforgivable curse torturing the person u want to use it on. All stupefy does is stun the people u use it on
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It is not an unforgivable curse at all😤😤😤
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Not a unforgivable cure😒
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People use it all the time so it's NOT one of the unforgivable curses
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It is definetley NOT one of the unforgivables
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Alohamora Report Abuse
This spell can open just about any door, window or other locked object. It's terribly useful. However, as George and Fred Weasley say in HP Chamber of Secrets, it is good to learn the "muggle trade" of manual lock-picking ... you never know when you might need it.
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Very helpful when trapped or kidnapped in a locked area.
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Vulnera Sanentur Report Abuse
Who needs health insurance when this spell can instantly heal you if you've been brutally slashed and are now bleeding to death?
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Good spell if your about to die.
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Obliviate Report Abuse
Don't you wish you could just make people forget something sometimes? With this spell you can wipe out memories from someone else's mind. It's great if you've done something embarrassing at a party and don't want it remembered later.
44 points - added 7 years ago by missdeweydecimal - 2 comments
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but the wizards sometimes do use it. in HP and the Goblet of Fire Arthur Weasley used obliviate on the campsite manager when someone apparated in front of them.
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You cant use spells in front of Muggles. That would be against the laws of the International Statute of Secrecy.
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Avada Kedavra Report Abuse
Kills anything instantly and is an unforgivable curse. Sounds cool.
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sounds evil
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Confringo Report Abuse
This blasting charm causes everything in its path to be blown up in flames.
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Wingardium Leviosa Report Abuse
An excellent spell for finding things that may have rolled under the couch, this charm allows you to lift heavy objects with the flick of a wand.
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Expecto Patronum Report Abuse
Meant to be used to get rid of soul-sucking dementors, Harry once accidentally used this on Draco Malfoy when he was pretending to be a dementor in order to psych Harry out during a quidditch game. But Harry sure showed him. One of my favorite scenes in the HP films is when Harry is watching himself and Sirius being attacked by dementors and then he realizes that he is the one who must conjure the spell. He stands up and shouts at the top of his lungs, "EXPECTO .... PATRONUM!" and a huge expanse of silver lights bursts out of his wand.
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It is a awesome spell
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Imperius Curse Report Abuse
This is one of the three banned curses, but it is terribly useful if not completely immoral. The imperious curse allows you to control the actions of another. When someone is under the imperious curse they must follow the orders of another wizard. Many wizards have done You-Know-Who's bidding under the imperious curse.
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Engorgio Report Abuse
The power to make things bigger. For some reason, I just imagine using this at restaurants with small portions.
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Reparo Report Abuse
Sadly, this kind of boring spell is probably the most useful. You just point at something that is broken and with a swish of the wand, it's fixed. It's certainly helped Harry out with his glasses on several occasions.
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Aguamenti Report Abuse
This spell produces a jet of water from your wand, perfect if someone has set your robes on fire.
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Cave Inimicum Report Abuse
Creates a magical forcefield between you and your enemies. Hermione used this in Deathly Hallows to protest their campsite from intruders. I'd just want to use it for door-to-door salesmen and Jehovah's Witnesses.
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Legilimens Report Abuse
This difficult spell allows the caster to enter the mind and thoughts of another person.
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Not a spell, a skill.
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Impedimenta Report Abuse
This powerful spell causes people and objects to be frozen in space.
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Impedimentia blows things up
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what frozen in fear
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Immobulous
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You're thinking of Immobulus.
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Ferula Report Abuse
Creates bandages and a splint ... again, who needs health insurance?
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Muffliato Report Abuse
Excellent if you don't want to be overheard, this spell keeps people from being able to eavesdrop on your conversation.
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Homenum Revelio Report Abuse
Reveals if there are any other human beings near you.
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True
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Incendio Report Abuse
This useful spell sets things on fire.
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Levicorpus Report Abuse
An excellent prank, or a useful means of transporting the injured, this spell lifts people up so that they can be carried along in the air.
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Petrificus totalus Report Abuse
immobilises enemy, only eyes can move
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Surcumspectra Report Abuse
This causes blood wounds to the opponent, created by Snape (Harry uses on Malloy in Half blood prince
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I agree it’s not Surcumspectra, it’s sectumsempra. Also you spelled Malloy is incorrect it’s Malfoy. Sorry, not hating just stating!
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It's "Sectumsempra" not what ever you said.
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Avada kedavra Report Abuse
Instant death awaits your opponent. it is an unforgivable curse
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What about the other unforgivable curse: The Cruciatus Curse (also known as the Torture Curse)
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Most horrible curse ever!
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The crucio curse Report Abuse
Because it causes instant pain and one of the unforgivable curses
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its cruciatic curse...
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Lumos Report Abuse
Lumos causes a light to appear at the end of the user’s wand. Great for dark spaces if you can’t see!
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Imperio (imperio curse) Report Abuse
Make your opponent do what ever you wish... kill someone, jump off a cliff, make them give you their money etc. It is an unforgivable curse.
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reducto Report Abuse
destroys everything. ok mostly everything
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Reduction only destroys everything, if you have a very strong reduction charm, like Ginny, otherwise It just minimizes things. Not hating, just stating the facts.
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no that was confringo
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Hermione used it and accidentally broke Harry wand in deathly hallow
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