work like a charm

idiom

: to produce a desired result very easily and effectively : to work very well
The cleaning fluid worked like a charm on the carpet stain.

Examples of work like a charm in a Sentence

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“Work like a charm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/work%20like%20a%20charm. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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