work magic

idiom

: to do special or remarkable things
He's a brilliant chef who works magic with the most basic ingredients.

Examples of work magic in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web From procuring the best artisan goods to organizing exclusive experiences, Meli and his team work magic to fulfill your every wish. Laura Itzkowitz, Travel + Leisure, 18 June 2024 However, this serum truly does work magic on my strands, just like its name implies. Rebecca Shinners, Travel + Leisure, 19 Apr. 2024 His mother, Beatriz Contreras Xan, was a frugal cook, but could work magic with modest ingredients, creating a soup out of nothing more than tilapia heads and bones. Shane Mitchell, Saveur, 28 Mar. 2024 In other words, the best caffeine eye cream really can work magic. Macaela MacKenzie, Glamour, 17 Feb. 2024 Food scientists can work magic to make the beverage look creamy, like dairy milk. Delaney Nothaft, USA TODAY, 17 May 2023 However, despite advertising claims, even the most effective products won't work magic overnight. Angela Palmer, Verywell Health, 3 May 2023 The powerful ingredients, including pH-balancing Apple Cider Vinegar, work magic to smooth and hydrate your hair without weighing it down or a hint of greasiness. Garrett Munce, Men's Health, 21 Mar. 2023 The amount of talent in these two extraordinary casts and these two brilliant writers rooms is beyond measure — and these crews work magic week after week. Lesley Goldberg, The Hollywood Reporter, 25 Jan. 2023

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“Work magic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/work%20magic. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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