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genie

noun ge·nie \ˈjē-nē\

in stories : a magic spirit that looks like a person, often lives in a lamp or bottle, and serves the person who calls it

plural ge·nies also ge·nii \ˈjē-nē(-ˌī)\

Full Definition of GENIE

1
:  jinni 1
2
:  a magic spirit believed to take human form and serve the person who calls it

Examples of GENIE

  1. He rubbed the magic lamp to summon the genie.

Origin of GENIE

French génie, from Arabic jinnī
First Known Use: 1748

Rhymes with GENIE

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