magic touch

magic touch

An ability to perform a particular task perfectly or with ease, especially when other cannot. I asked Gary if he wanted to try starting the car, and sure enough he had the magic touch. Give that account to June. She has the magic touch when it comes to dealing with difficult clients.
See also: magic, touch

(have) a/the magic ˈtouch

(have) a special ability that means you do something very well: She seems to have a magic touch with the children and they do everything she asks.
See also: magic, touch
References in classic literature ?
She who has once been a woman, and ceased to be so, might at any moment become a woman again, if there were only the magic touch to effect the transformation.
Surely the goods of this world, it occurred in an accidental way to Bishop to remark, could scarcely be directed into happier channels than when they accumulated under the magic touch of the wise and sagacious, who, while they knew the just value of riches (Bishop tried here to look as if he were rather poor himself), were aware of their importance, judiciously governed and rightly distributed, to the welfare of our brethren at large.
The face was still imperfect; but gradually, by a magic touch, intelligence and sensibility brightened through the features, with all the effect of light gleaming forth from within the solid oak.
Any one observing him would have seen a change in his complexion, in the adjustment of his facial muscles, in the vividness of his glance, which might have made them imagine that every molecule in his body had passed the message of a magic touch.
Harry Potter star Rupert Grint has had to close his guest house despite having the magic touch with guests.
Creation is a mystery, creators are magicians, businesses are built by magic touch.
The gold glitter adds a magic touch to these Make A Wish crackers with contents ranging from cufflinks to mirrors.
Abu Dhabi: Indian expat Shahul Hameed's magic touch can turn hay into art.
So I hope we can once more be "united" pardon the pun, but let's get excited about the team we all love so much and pray you've still got the magic touch.
Alex Donohue of Ladbrokes said that there must be something in the water in Chingford and football fans there clearly have the magic touch when it comes to landing huge wins.
For the L'Oreal Paris ad, all she used was mascara and Skin Perfection Magic Touch Instant Blur, sold at Boots.
Richard Hannon still has the magic touch in sales races.
Like most gamblers, he believed he had the magic touch.
11Tricks of the trade Ring the changes with a retro cordless phone,vintage-look posters and a garden mirror magic touch.
Mr C has always had a magic touch and there is an argument to say that letting daylight in on that magic will ruin it.