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The dragon in Gringotts.

A jinx that can force an object or person to release their hold on something

Illustration of Harry swimming in the lake for the second task.

Facing the creatures of the lake

‘Relashio!’ Harry shouted, except that no sound came out ...a large bubble issued from his mouth, and his wand, instead of sending sparks...


Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

By J.K. Rowling

Peter Pettigrew with his wand and silver hand

Wormtail's downfall

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It will make Harry Potter breathe underwater, sir!


‘You’re going to kill me?’ Harry choked, attempting to prise off the metal fingers. ‘After I saved your life? You owe me, Wormtail!’...


The dragon in Gringotts.

An ugly confrontation

Relashio fact file




To force something out of the grasp of something else.

The effect it has on the recipient

It will cause the subject to be forced away from whatever they are grasping

Famous moment a wizard or witch uses it

Ron uses 'Relashio' to try and free Peter Pettigrew from his own hand as it strangles him to death.