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summon
used in To the Lighthouse

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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
  • She summoned before her again the little group on the terrace in front of the hall door, standing looking up into the sky.
    1 — The Window (48% in)
  • There was freedom, there was peace, there was, most welcome of all, a summoning together, a resting on a platform of stability.
    1 — The Window (49% in)

There are no more uses of "summon" in To the Lighthouse.

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