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evoke
used in Catch-22

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Definition
to call forth or cause — typically to arouse an emotion or bring a memory to mind
  • Even the bald-headed girl in Sicily still evoked in him strong sensations of pity, tenderness and regret.
    Chapter 13 — Major De Coverley (33% in)
  • He enjoyed listening to Nately, whose maudlin, bittersweet lamentations mirrored much of his own romantic desolation and never failed to evoke in him resurgent tides of longing for his wife and children.
    Chapter 25 — The Chaplain (17% in)
  • The measured, labored, evocative scrape of iron shovel against concrete made his flesh crawl with terror as he stepped from the curb to cross the ominous alley and hurried onward until the haunting, incongruous noise had been left behind.
    Chapter 39 — The Eternal City (59% in)

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