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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.
Harry Potter star Rupert Grint has had to close his guest house despite having the magic touch with guests.
We had a look at your website and feel you are underselling yourself and maybe need to give it the magic touch, so it will appeal to those clicking on to it.
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.
Richard Hannon still has the magic touch in sales races.
Like most gamblers, he believed he had the magic touch.
Dubai Kolkata Knight Riders' rise to the top of the Indian Premier League is down to the magic touch of Australian coach Dav Whatmore.
The Motherwell boss is performing miracles at Fir Park and he definitely has the magic touch.
Have you got the magic touch when it comes to predicting rugby scores?
And Martinez, who bought the Trinidad talisman for just pounds 25,000 two summers ago, admitted the player with the magic touch is proving he's worth more than his weight in gold.
FOUR years on from his first Involver album, DJ and producer Sasha returns with a follow-up that proves he still has the magic touch.
But when the Spartans' season - and Gable's career - was on the line, it was senior quarterback John Austin who had the magic touch and senior tight end Luis Valdez who took San Pedro's breath away.
But the magic touch seems to have deserted him this season and now he's even being panned by star striker Walter Pandiani who will probably be disciplined for telling the press Irureta is offering the side no leadership.