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magic

Synonyms of magic in English:

noun

  • 1 do you believe in magic?
    charm, hex, spell, jinx;
    North American mojo, orenda;
    New Zealand makutu
    South African informal muti
  • 2 he does magic at children's parties
    conjuring tricks, sleight of hand, legerdemain, illusion, prestidigitation, deception, trickery, juggling
    informal jiggery-pokery
  • 3 the magic of the stage
    [Antonyms] dullness
  • 4 a taste of soccer magic
    [Antonyms] clumsiness, incompetence
  • adjective

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  • 1 a magic spell
  • 2 a magic place
  • 3 informal we had a magic time See marvellous (sense 2)
  • Phrases

    magic bullet

    1
    informal there is no magic bullet for successful innovation
    solution, answer, resolution, way out;
    remedy, antidote, cure, nostrum, panacea
    informal quick fix

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    rhabdophobia fear of magic

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