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conjure
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David Copperfield
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  • But for the quiet picture I had conjured up, of my mother in her youth and beauty, weeping by the fire, and my aunt relenting to her, I hardly think I should have had the courage to go on until next day.
  • I conjured him, incoherently, but in the most impassioned manner, not to abandon himself to this wildness, but to hear me.
  • He solemnly conjured me, I remember, to take warning by his fate; and to observe that if a man had twenty pounds a-year for his income, and spent nineteen pounds nineteen shillings and sixpence, he would be happy, but that if he spent twenty pounds one he would be miserable.

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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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