“Welcome to Zintan,” he said with an ironic smile, eliciting a chuckle from his captors and from me.
But the director is actually more interested in eliciting cheap laughs than in extended social commentary.
Couric, armed with her blue cards, excels at eliciting information, but not at taking center stage.
“It would be considered,” she says tartly, eliciting a laugh from her husband.
Temperance had little luck in eliciting any information about the prowler or about Early Ann's farm.
Another was eliciting facts that our hero most desired to have made clear.
She was talking rapidly and her remarks were eliciting considerable laughter.
What was the secret of her power in eliciting this outside testimony?
All he succeeded in eliciting confirmed him in the impression that de Laney was sent to spy on him.
Osmond possessed in a supreme degree the art of eliciting any weakness.