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summon
used in The Killer Angels

5 uses
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Definition
to call forth
The exact meaning of summon can depend upon its context. For example:
  • "summon to court" — officially demand that someone appear in court (call them to court)
  • "summon the team to a meeting" — call upon the team members to attend a meeting
  • "summon help" — call others to come and help
  • "summon her courage" — call forth her courage from within
  • Reynolds summoned another aide.
    1.4 — Day 1 Chapter 4 (58% in)
  • Lee nodded, as if at a summons, and prayed to the Lord for a little more time.
    2.6 — Day 2 Chapter 6 (98% in)
  • At last Lee turned, summoned Longstreet.
    3.2 — Day 3 Chapter 2 (42% in)
  • Longstreet rode off to summon his staff.
    3.2 — Day 3 Chapter 2 (60% in)
  • To Longstreet's surprise, Pettigrew rose, summoned an aide, dispatched the man for the book.
    3.2 — Day 3 Chapter 2 (73% in)

There are no more uses of "summon" in The Killer Angels.

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