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magic

mag·ic

magic

 
 
pronunciation:
mae jihk
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: mysterious control of physical forces or events through spells or special ceremonies.
Some say that witches use magic to turn people into frogs.
definition 2: tricks used to entertain by suggesting such mysterious control.
He did magic to entertain the children.
 
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of, concerning, or used in the practice of magic.
The wizard used a magic spell to turn his visitors into mice.
similar words:
charmed, spellbound
definition 2: produced by magic or as if by magic.
The wizard put her to sleep with a magic potion.
synonyms:
bewitched, enchanted
similar words:
legendary, miraculous, spellbound
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