Examples of genie in a Sentence
He rubbed the magic lamp to summon the genie.
Recent Examples of genie from the Web
But the genie of independence may be hard to cram back into the bottle.
You and all this space are tended to by a gracious staff, in particular a genie-like butler who appears silently through the riad’s kitchen service entry (staff travel unseen via an underground tunnel system).
Trump has a legal genie in a bottle prepared to deliver him the world.
Holding a lamp of his own, Axl even tries rubbing it to see if a genie would come out to grant him three wishes, but the only thing that happened was that Axl looked adorable while doing it.
While sound-money advocates remain steadfast in their belief that the inflationary genie will soon escape the bottle, most economists are baffled by the continuing lack of inflation in a U.S. economy that is at or near full employment.
There will be no real disarmament, as the nuclear genie is out of the bottle.
And being inside the Baccarat Hotel is like being inside a fine crystal lamp where an urbane French genie who wears Louis Vuitton suits lives.
Gives a new visual to conjuring a genie by rubbing a lamp.
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Origin and Etymology of genie
First Known Use: 1706See Words from the same year
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