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    conjure the hat away


    With the wave of a magic wand, the dove appeared on the magician's hat, he had conjured up a dove from his hat. With another wave of the magic wand, the dove disappeared on the magician's hat, he had conjured dove away from his hat.

    Can I use "conjure...away" to be the opposite phrase of "conjure up" here? Or maybe I shouldn't use "conjure" but simply say the magician made the dove disappear.

    Any suggestions? Thank you.

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    Re: conjure the hat away

    This topic has been comprehensively dealt with on the WordReference forum.

    You should ask any supplementary questions over there.
    Last edited by Rover_KE; 10-Nov-2014 at 22:03.

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