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What Does "Magic Box" Mean?

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"Magic box" is an English idiom. It means "a mysterious or magical device or system that produces desired results without making clear how it achieves those results."

Examples in Sentences

Here are three examples of the idiom "magic box" used in a sentence:
  • The new software works like a magic box, optimizing our workflow.
  • Everyone's talking about this new gadget like it's some sort of magic box.
  • For many people, the workings of a computer might as well be a magic box.
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What Is an Idiom?

An idiom is a commonly used expression whose meaning does not relate to the literal meaning of its words. In other words, if you were to translate "Magic Box" word for word, there is no guarantee the translation would help you to understand the meaning.

An idiom often includes a cultural or historical context that makes it difficult for non-native English speakers to understand. A phrase is classified as an idiom when a direct translation of the words does not reveal the meaning. Most idioms rely on shared knowledge or experiences known only to a specific community.

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