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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In the campaign, named "Eyes on Gigi," the lovely American lady works her magic in a short clip under the direction of "Quantum of Solace" helmsman Marc Forster.
For something saucy, Daria Karpova works her magic.
For May and her daughter Catherine, Lisa works her magic and transforms their sitting room using designs from both the past and present.