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Definitionto call forth or cause — typically to arouse an emotion or bring a memory to mind
- He looked like a ghost evoked unseasonably from the grave.Chapter 12 -- The Minister's Vigil (19% in)
- Brooding over all these matters, the mother felt like one who has evoked a spirit, but, by some irregularity in the process of conjuration, has failed to win the master-word that should control this new and incomprehensible intelligence.Chapter 6 -- Pearl (41% in)
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