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summon
used in A Man Named Dave

2 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
  • The next morning after inspection, my drill instructor summoned me into his office.
    p. 46.3
  • Summoning all my willpower, I would tell myself that no matter what happened between Mother and me, I would survive.
    p. 246.7

There are no more uses of "summon" in A Man Named Dave.

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