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perform miracles

To achieve extraordinary results, especially in trying to improve a situation. The therapist we hired has performed miracles with Johnny's behavioral issues. If we're going to bring this company back to its former glory, we'll need a marketing team that can perform miracles.
See also: miracle, perform
References in classic literature ?
The modern masters promise very little; they know that metals cannot be transmuted and that the elixir of life is a chimera but these philosophers, whose hands seem only made to dabble in dirt, and their eyes to pore over the microscope or crucible, have indeed performed miracles. They penetrate into the recesses of nature and show how she works in her hiding-places.
There have been times when men have performed miracles. I shall drink to that miracle."
The battle soon became general and the coadjutor performed miracles of valor.
"Jesus performed miracles in the days of the Bible and is still doing so even today."
Other sites that the Dabarkads were able to see included the Sea of Galilee, the lake where Jesus is said to have found some of His apostles and performed miracles, and the Mount of Beatitudes, where Jesus delivered the Sermon on the Mount.
JOHN HARTSON reckons Brendan Rodgers has performed miracles with Celtic.
Mr Nabi has pointed out that far older politicians have performed miracles in putting their respective countries on the ladder to the zenith.
"Blessed are you, Lord, our God, sovereign of the universe, Who performed miracles for our ancestors in those days at this time."
WRIGHT has performed miracles from the moment he arrived in Perth as Steve Lomas's assistant.
Holloway has performed miracles to take the likes of Blackpool and Crystal Palace up to the top flight on shoestring budgets in recent years.
He performed miracles of healing, curing physical ailments.
The first year Greenbacks chief has performed miracles to get the club into a situation where they are very much favourites to achieve a top five position and the encounter against the Rebels is one he's relishing.
They've performed miracles, but we can't sit still.
The result was never in doubt with Kader's large squad but the Banks never gave up and performed miracles yet again scoring three fantastic goals in their 16-3 loss.