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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To call or summon forth.

Usage examples (34)
  • You can't evoke great spirits and eat plums at the same time.
  • The description of the cultural and physical coarsening which the circumstances evoke is masterly.
  • What manner of welcome did it accord Him, and what response did His call evoke?
  • Unfortunatley, such ads can be annoying to readers, and one emotion you don’t want your blog to evoke is annoyance. for more
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