conjure away

Related to conjure away: conjure up

w>conjure away

vt sep (lit, fig)wegzaubern
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Rebecca always knew how to conjure away these moods of melancholy.
He was incessantly attacked by them, and the superior, to whom he had confided this misfortune, wishing as much as in him lay to free him from them, had advised him, in order to conjure away the tempting demon, to have recourse to the bell rope, and ring with all his might.
She spits out the two poisoned syllables, as if to conjure away her own distress.