magical spell

Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.magical spell - a verbal formula believed to have magical forcemagical spell - a verbal formula believed to have magical force; "he whispered a spell as he moved his hands"; "inscribed around its base is a charm in Balinese"
speech communication, spoken communication, spoken language, voice communication, oral communication, speech, language - (language) communication by word of mouth; "his speech was garbled"; "he uttered harsh language"; "he recorded the spoken language of the streets"
conjuration, incantation - a ritual recitation of words or sounds believed to have a magical effect
hex, jinx, whammy, curse - an evil spell; "a witch put a curse on his whole family"; "he put the whammy on me"
References in periodicals archive ?
And I don't like to break the magical spell of this time of year.
Davies bowled Jeremy Snape for eight before Breese produced a magical spell that began with the demise of veteran England all-rounder Phil DeFreitas.
The off-spinner produced a magical spell of 6-11 in 6.
Paul Adams produced a magical spell on his return to Test cricket as South Africa took a grip on the first Test match against Bangladesh in Chittagong yesterday.
With the black orchid at its core, LUX Magical Spell weaves a fragrance that celebrates femininity.
Basseterre (St Kitts), July 17 ( ANI ): Sunil Narine produced a magical spell, which bamboozled New Zealand as the West Indies won the fifth and final ODI by 20 runs, handing the home team a comprehensive 4-1 result in the five-match series.
That's the area Broad must look to hit in South Africa, and if he finds the same range he located in that magical spell of 5-37 at The Oval, Strauss will have a real chance of toppling the No.
He produced a demolishing magical spell, capturing five wickets for just 19 runs to send Pakistan Club reeling.
HARRY POTTER is weaving a magical spell over muggles (that's non- wizards to you and me) with thousands of fans ready to buy his next book - even though it's not out for another month.
On Saturday, his players conjured up that total between the 36th and the 55th minutes, producing a magical spell of mayhem as opposed to five months of misery last term.
Adam Hollioake's magical spell of victories as England's one-day captain was finally broken in Barbados last night but his team grew in stature in defeat.