work (one's) magic

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work (one's) magic

To use one's unique talents or charm to obtain a desired thing or outcome. I never thought the boss would approve our business trip, but Sam worked her magic, and now, we're off to Denver! Whenever I can't get my car running, I have my dad come over and work his magic on the engine.
See also: magic, work
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Summary: Steve Carell and Jim Carrey work their magic on the red carpet at the world premiere of their comedy, The Incredible Burt Wonderstone.
As time passes, his therapy and the peace and quiet of the countryside work their magic on their broken spirits.
Andrew Moger and his team at Branded Concept Development are gearing up to work their magic for trendy Pan-Asian vegetarian eatery, Zen Palate.
Presenter Sheana Keane will be in charge as nutritionist Paula Mee, holistic practitioner Karen Ward and fitness trainer Padraig Murphy work their magic on Katherine.
When a series of murders on the German border sends shockwaves through the French countryside, Will and Jake are reluctantly thrust into the spotlight to work their magic.
Long before Harry Potter and his friends began to work their magic, another group of British children took readers on a journey to a mythical land called Narnia.
Now it was time for Horowitz, the speech therapist, and Barbara Jonkey, a physical therapist, to work their magic on his cerebral palsy.
Cereal Toppers can work their magic in yogurt, cottage cheese, smoothies, pancakes, even salad.
Applying his Midas touch to Jamelia's flourishing career, Martin's songwriting skills work their magic.
So, here's my question to you: Are you retting your media relations people work their magic for you?
The set designed by world renowned viennese art professor Frnst Fuchs is brilliant in the centre of the 900 sq meter stage stands a huge dome that thanks to modern technology and special effects can be changed to portray at least 40 different scenes in the middle of the fabulous creation a cast of first class soloists and performers work their magic Accompanted by the Hungarian Philharmonie and the Prague Philharmonic Chori and under the musical direction of conductor and professor Ralf Weikert, the evening promises to be unforgetiable as one is Garried off into a magical world.
This offers a simpler support experience in which all you need to do is watch and learn as experts work their magic via the Internet.
All we're trying to do is conserve on each trip to the market, scramble to set up a carpool every once in a while to ease the burden of going to work, or shut the car off in the drive-thru line while the In-N-Out kids work their magic.
AMD's mission is to remove technology barriers in the creative process and make it easier for story tellers to work their magic," said Charlie Boswell, director of Digital Media and Entertainment at AMD.
After the Fab Five work their magic, he gets a rare second chance for a one-on-one with Trump in the real Trump Tower boardroom.