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conjure
used in Moby Dick

3 uses
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Definition
summon into action or bring into existence — often as if by magic
  • 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.
    Chapters 1-3 -- Loomings; The Carpet-Bag; The Spouter-Inn (96% in)
  • 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.
    Chapters 91-93 -- The Pequod Meets The Rose-Bud; Ambergris; The Castaway (36% in)
  • For God's sake—I beg, I conjure"—here exclaimed the stranger Captain to Ahab, who thus far had but icily received his petition.
    Chapters 127-129 -- The Deck; The Pequod meets the Rachel; The Cabin--Ahab and Pip (53% in)

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