verb (used with object), con·voked, con·vok·ing.
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Origin of convoke
OTHER WORDS FROM convokecon·voc·a·tive [kuhn-vok-uh-tiv], /kənˈvɒk ə tɪv/, adjectivecon·vok·er [kuhn-voh-ker], /kənˈvoʊ kər/, con·vo·cant [kon-vuh-kuhnt], /ˈkɒn və kənt/, noun
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Each time, I marveled at the brand of magic my mother convoked to exact big, dynamic flavors from a couple of potatoes and a can of chickpeas.Trinidad-style aloo and channa infuses an Indian classic with Caribbean flavor|Brigid Washington|January 22, 2021|Washington Post
Malesherbes in those days, and good writers since, held that the only safe plan was to convoke the States-General.Critical Miscellanies (Vol. 2 of 3)|John Morley
The leaders threatened that if the authorities did not convoke the people, they would, and would employ force if necessary.Notes on the History of Argentine Independence|C. W. Whittemore
It was high time to tell her relatives and mine and convoke a family council.Atlantis|Gerhart Hauptmann