magic formula

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of magic formula

: a simple and sure way to an end
  • There is no magic formula for achieving success in the business world.

Word by Word Definitions

magic play
  1. : the use of means (such as charms or spells) believed to have supernatural power over natural forces

  2. : magic rites or incantations

  3. : an extraordinary power or influence seemingly from a supernatural source

  1. : of or relating to magic

  2. : having seemingly supernatural qualities or powers

  3. : giving a feeling of enchantment

  1. : to produce, remove, or influence by magic

formula play
  1. : a set form of words for use in a ceremony or ritual

  2. : a conventionalized statement intended to express some fundamental truth or principle especially as a basis for negotiation or action

  3. : recipe

  1. : of, relating to, or being an open-wheel open-cockpit rear-engine racing car conforming to prescribed specifications as to size, weight, and engine displacement


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