Examples of genie in a Sentence
He rubbed the magic lamp to summon the genie.
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Upon meeting the beautiful Princess Jasmine, Aladdin stumbles upon a magic lamp that reveals a wish-granting genie, who helps him win the heart of the princess.
If a genie suddenly appeared and granted three wishes to Jay Powell, the Fed’s new chairman, Mr. Powell would probably ask to know the Nairu, the neutral interest rate and the shape of the Phillips curve.
Disney’s Aladdin / July 5-August 5 Ride your magic carpet (or just take the T) to the Boston Opera House to see the Disney classic about a princess, a commoner, and a genie lamp.
This year is no different, with new releases from the boy king of Toronto (Degrassi: The Next Generation star Aubrey Graham – aka Drake, he of the feud with Pusha-T) and Christina Aguilera, the genie who most definitely came out of the bottle.
One Royals front-office executive said that if a genie emerged from a bottle and offered up one player who might become a Hall of Famer, and another who was absolutely, 100 percent guaranteed to become a No.
Now, having armed the other side in an information war, social media companies and the government agencies that have fostered them are scrambling to put the genie back in the bottle, too.
One important lesson from the spinal cord and the cerebellum is that the genie of consciousness does not just appear when any neural tissue is excited.
Bill Gates and Tim Berners-Lee, the founder of the World Wide Web, recognize the promise of an A.G.I., a wish-granting genie rubbed up from our dreams, yet each has voiced grave concerns.
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GENIE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of genie for English Language Learners
in stories : a magic spirit that looks like a person, often lives in a lamp or bottle, and serves the person who calls it
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