magic wand


: a stick that is used to make magic things happen
The magician waved his magic wand and pulled a rabbit out of the hat.
sometimes used figuratively
The new law is not a magic wand that will solve all our problems.

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Recent Examples on the Web Each day after that opens to reveal a mermaid tail, magic wand, fairy wings, or other accessories that will spark your child’s imagination. Nikita Charuza, Peoplemag, 28 Nov. 2023 KitchenAid Cordless 7-Speed Hand Mixer This immersion blender is essentially a small, handheld magic wand. Tiffany Hopkins, Bon Appétit, 27 Nov. 2023 No, this beauty tool isn’t a magic wand that will solve all your skin struggles. Jenn Sinrich, SELF, 22 Sep. 2023 Regardless of whether a man or woman governs, there is no magic wand, Payan said. Alfredo Corchado, Dallas News, 7 Sep. 2023 Whatever the case, after a wave of Mary McDonald’s magic wand, its past life disappeared into the recesses of a very blue memory. Parker Bowie Larson, ELLE Decor, 16 May 2023 What single change would financial services executives wish for from one wave of a magic wand? Chris Perry, Forbes, 22 Mar. 2023 Although Washington must work to keep these barriers in place, countries cannot simply wave a magic wand and acquire nuclear weapons. Eric Brewer, Foreign Affairs, 17 Nov. 2022 Baguette magique, for instance, has for ages been a magic wand. David A. Andelman, CNN, 3 Dec. 2022 See More

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“Magic wand.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.

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