Translation of "magic" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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magicnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈmædʒ.ɪk/ us /ˈmædʒ.ɪk/

magic noun [ U ] (SPECIAL POWER)

A2 the use of special powers to make things happen that would usually be impossible, such as in stories for children

The group is known for its belief in witchcraft and magic. 這個組織以相信巫術和魔法而出名。
As if by magic/Like magic, the car changes into a boat when it hits the water. 汽車一碰到水就像變魔法般的變成了船。

A2 the skill of performing tricks to entertain people, such as making things appear and disappear and pretending to cut someone in half

He's a comedian who also does magic. 他是個喜劇演員,但也表演魔術。

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magic noun [ U ] (SPECIAL QUALITY)

B2 a special and exciting quality that makes something seem different from ordinary things

Although the film was made 50 years ago, it has lost none of its magic. 這部電影雖然拍攝於50年前,但至今魅力仍絲毫未減。
No one could fail to be charmed by the magic of this beautiful city. 沒有人不會為這座美麗城市的魅力所迷倒。


uk /ˈmædʒ.ɪk/ us /ˈmædʒ.ɪk/

A2 with special powers

The witch put a magic spell on the prince and turned him into a frog. 女巫施魔咒將王子變成了青蛙。
I'll show you a magic trick. 我來表演一個魔術給你看。

B1 happening in an unusual or unexpected way, or easily or quickly

There's no magic solution to the problem. 解決這個問題沒有甚麼妙方。
There's no magic formula for winning - just lots of hard work. 沒有致勝的訣竅——必須艱苦努力地做大量的工作。

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uk /ˈmædʒ.ɪk/ us /ˈmædʒ.ɪk/ UK old-fashioned informal

used when you think something is very good and you like it a lot

"Kate's having a party on Saturday night." "Magic!" 「凱特星期六晚上要舉行派對。」「太棒了!」

(Translation of “magic” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)