magic trick

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Noun1.magic trick - an illusory featmagic trick - an illusory feat; considered magical by naive observers
performance - the act of presenting a play or a piece of music or other entertainment; "we congratulated him on his performance at the rehearsal"; "an inspired performance of Mozart's C minor concerto"
card trick - a trick performed with playing cards
prestidigitation, sleight of hand - manual dexterity in the execution of tricks
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It allows you to perform an amazing magic trick to make your Amazing Zhu vanish before your very eyes -- and reappear again like magic!
99 (each) MAGIC TRICK GIFT TIN Tins packed with fun times.
He attempted a sexual magic trick on an attractive lady in the front row, before playing a game where the audience shouted out the punch line to his jokes.
In a previous report, Finnish magician Jose Ahonen shared a video to show how dogs reacted to his simple magic trick of making a dog treat vanish in front of them.
THE chairman of a school committee in the US has apologised for a magic trick he performed before a televised meeting this week in which he appeared to tear the bra off a fellow committee member through her clothes.
He said if kids bring in their report cards and can show they have had no negative comments--they will get a free magic trick.
Like a magic trick, the novel itself constantly practices sleight of hand, drawing in its audience and then leaving it confused and unbalanced.
Roosevelt Middle School Principal Morley Hegstrom reacts with amusement as Dan Tommater, keynote speaker at the A Champion in Education Awards ceremony, uses a magic trick to illustrate the concept of commitment.
As I studied the principles behind magic and the way in which a magic trick relies on the willful suspension of belief, I realized that a lot of what filmmakers do for an audience now is what magicians did for audiences in the past.
Magic is fascinating for young and old and a simple magic trick will demand young patients' attention, relax them, and capture their imagination.
Similarly aligned with the brown region are his outstretched arms, which probably aren't actually his: His green-brown shirt's sleeves seem folded behind his back; the forearms--sheathed in red sleeves--emerge from under them, as if someone were standing behind him, performing a magic trick.