HyperDic: evoke

English > 5 senses of the word evoke:
VERBemotionevoke, arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, fire, raise, provokecall forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)
creationevoke, provoke, call forth, kick upevoke or provoke to appear or occur
creationevoke, educe, elicit, extract, draw outdeduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning / meaning)
creationevoke, raise, conjure, conjure up, invoke, stir, call down, arouse, bring up, put forward, call forthsummon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic
communicationevoke, suggest, paint a picturecall to mind
evoke > pronunciation
Soundsihvow'k; iyvow'k
Rhymesartichoke ... yolk: 36 rhymes with owk...
English > evoke: 5 senses > verb 1, emotion
MeaningCall forth (emotions, feelings, and responses).
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example "evoke sympathy"
Synonymsarouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, fire, raise, provoke
Narrowerangermake angry
drawelicit responses, such as objections, criticism, applause, etc.
exciteArouse or elicit a feeling
hurt, wound, injure, bruise, offend, spitehurt the feelings of
infatuateArouse unreasoning love / love or passion in and cause to behave in an irrational way
inflame, stir up, wake, ignite, heat, fire upArouse or excite feelings and passions
interestexcite the curiosity of
invite, ask forincrease the likelihood of
overwhelm, overpower, sweep over, whelm, overcome, overtakeOvercome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli
prickTo cause a sharp emotional pain
rekindleArouse again
shameCause to be ashamed
stimulate, shake, shake up, excite, stirStir the feelings, emotions, or peace of
strike a chord, touch a chordEvoke a reaction, response, or emotion
upset, discompose, untune, disconcert, discomfitCause to lose one's composure
Broadermake, createmake or cause to be or to become
Spanishcausar, despertar, estimular, evocar, excitar, incitar, provocar, suscitar
Catalancausar, despertar, estimular, evocar, excitar, incitar, moure, suscitar
Adjectivesevocativeserving to bring to mind
Nounsevocationstimulation that calls up (draws forth) a particular class of behaviors
English > evoke: 5 senses > verb 2, creation
MeaningEvoke or provoke to appear or occur.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsprovoke, call forth, kick up
NarrowerpickProvoke
Broadercause, do, makegive rise to
Similar toraise, conjure, conjure up, invoke, evoke, stir, call down, arouse, bring up, put forward, call forthSummon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic
Spanisharmar jaleo, causar, evocar, inspirar, ocasionar, provocar
Catalancausar, provocar
Nounsevocationstimulation that calls up (draws forth) a particular class of behaviors
English > evoke: 5 senses > verb 3, creation
Meaningdeduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning / meaning).
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymseduce, elicit, extract, draw out
Broaderinterpret, construe, seemake sense of
Spanisheducir, lograr, sacar
Catalanextraure, extreure, treure
English > evoke: 5 senses > verb 4, creation
MeaningSummon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsraise, conjure, conjure up, invoke, stir, call down, arouse, bring up, put forward, call forth
NarrowerblessGive a benediction to
curse, beshrew, damn, bedamn, anathemize, anathemise, imprecate, maledictwish harm upon
Broadercall up, summonCause to become available for use, either literally or figuratively
Similar toprovoke, evoke, call forth, kick upEvoke or provoke to appear or occur
Spanishagitar, conjurar, despertar, evocar, exponer, invitar, invocar, llamar, recaudar, remover, revolver, traer
Catalaninvocar
Nounsevocationcalling up supposed supernatural forces by spells and incantations
English > evoke: 5 senses > verb 5, communication
MeaningCall to mind.
PatternSomething ----s something
Example"this remark evoked sadness"
Synonymssuggest, paint a picture
Narrowerincriminate, imply, inculpateSuggest that someone is guilty
smack, reek, smellHave an element suggestive (of something)
Broaderexpress, show, evinceGive expression / expression to
Spanishevocar, sugerir
Catalanevocar, suggerir
Adjectivesevocativeserving to bring to mind
Nounsevocationimaginative re-creation

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