Meaning of “conjuring trick” in the English Dictionary


"conjuring trick" in English

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conjuring tricknoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkʌn.dʒə.rɪŋ ˌtrɪk/ us /ˈkʌn.dʒɚɪŋ ˌtrɪk/

Examples from literature

  • After having been darkened for a scenic conjuring trick, the stage was very suddenly thrown into brilliant light. 
  • As easily as though it was some conjuring trick the rock began to settle down in the water. 
  • Do you expect God to put cash into your desk by a conjuring trick? 
  • He waggled his club over it as if he were going to perform a conjuring trick. 
  • The young man was possessed of considerable dexterity, and performed a number of very clever conjuring tricks. 

(Definition of “conjuring trick” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)