Synonyms of magic in English:



  • 1 do you believe in magic?
    sorcery, witchcraft, wizardry, necromancy, enchantment, spellworking, incantation, the supernatural, occultism, the occult, black magic, the black arts, devilry, divination, malediction, voodoo, hoodoo, sympathetic magic, white magic, witching, witchery; charm, hex, spell, jinx; North Americanmojo, orenda; New Zealandmakutu
    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

    informal there is no magic bullet for successful innovationsolutionanswerresolutionway outremedyantidotecurenostrumpanacea informalquick fix

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    rhabdophobia fear of magic

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