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conjure
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Moby Dick
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  • Stammering out something, I knew not what, I rolled away from him against the wall, and then conjured him, whoever or whatever he might be, to keep quiet, and let me get up and light the lamp again.
  • He vows and declares, Monsieur, that the other whale, the dried one, is far more deadly than the blasted one; in fine, Monsieur, he conjures us, as we value our lives, to cut loose from these fish.
  • For God’s sake—I beg, I conjure"—here exclaimed the stranger Captain to Ahab, who thus far had but icily received his petition.

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  • She fears his black magic will conjure up evil spirits.
  • The song conjures memories of good times.

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