A word or phrase which, when uttered aloud, is sure to cause offense or a fight, especially a vulgar ethnic epithet spoken to a member of the group to which it refers.
"Then he said the Magic Word and the fun started -- five minutes later that bar was wrecked and someone's head had been pushed into the deep fat fryer. We left just ahead of the cops, the firemen, and the ambulance."
by anarcissie May 21, 2008
2 more definitions
Something you didn't say
Dennis Nedry: Ah ah ah, you didn't say the magic word!
by j5689 January 03, 2011
please and thank you
please and thank you there called the magic word
by ant-tony November 28, 2009