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magic wand

Something that provides an easy or immediate way to fix to a problem. I wish I had a magic wand to get this house cleaned up before the party tonight. There's no magic wand to eliminate your debt—you just have to pay off a little each month.
See also: magic, wand
References in classic literature ?
Murea, the sister isle, comes into view in rocky splendour, rising from the desert sea mysteriously, like the unsubstantial fabric of a magic wand. With its jagged outline it is like a Monseratt of the Pacific, and you may imagine that there Polynesian knights guard with strange rites mysteries unholy for men to know.
SCHOOLCHILDREN have been learning everything they need to know about wielding a magic wand - warlock, stock and barrel.
Addressing the media here, Kishor said, aACoeShe is just starting, nobody has a magic wand. I don't see her as a big challenge in the short run, not because she lacks capability but because it's hard to make an impact in a short time.
IMRAN Khan doesn't have a magic wand to fulfil all his promises within 100 days.
In Mada Masr, youngprisoner of circumstanceAbdelrahman al-Gendy writes about bringing a magic wand into an Egyptian prison.
"Unless we have a magic wand we are not going to get rid of these pressures any time soon.
Speculation was rife in the Silent Woman public house later in the day that the visitor had been sent by the Chinese government to get a magic wand for President Xi Jinping.
A MAGIC wand maker has defended his decision not to sell them as toys to Harry Potter fans.
Would you like to wave a magic wand and stop an angry skeleton from attacking you and your friends?
For example, could the stick be a magic wand or a snake?
IHAVE a magic wand. It used to be my daughter's magic wand but she's nine now and the princess phase is SO two seasons ago.
Their search to find out how to use a magic wand sends the brothers across town and back again to the secret garden, where a dangerous enemy awaits them.
It might have something to do with Elmo getting his furry fingers on a magic wand in the show "Sesame Street Live: Can't Stop Singing,'' which will be in full voice at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts.
With the wave of a magic wand and the special words' abracadabra' we join Hedgehog on his magical adventure which ends with a great surprise.
"No girl would possibly say no to wearing a beautiful gown and waving a magic wand.