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Meaning of “work like a charm” in the English Dictionary

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work like a charm

(also work like magic) to be very ​effective, ​possibly in a ​surprising way: Flattery usually ​works like a ​charm on him.
(Definition of work like a charm from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “work like a charm”
in Chinese (Simplified) 立竿见影, 非常奏效…
in Chinese (Traditional) 立竿見影, 非常奏效…
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