Definition of evoke
OTHER WORDS FROM evokee·vok·er, nounun·e·voked, adjective
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How to use evoke in a sentence
More common, though, are pictures whose multilevel patterns sprawl every which way, evoking anything from starry skies and microscopic cells to the tapestries woven by her ancestors.In the galleries: Exploring the tension between physical and digital art|Mark Jenkins|February 5, 2021|Washington Post
In normal times, the 40-year-old living in his parents’ small Virginia home evoked plenty of suspicion.
Despite being over one hundred years apart, one riot to overturn an election evoked the other.
On a gray afternoon last November, I sat down to a meal that evoked Istanbul cafes where just the year before I had feasted at the edge of the sun-streaked Bosporus.Take a culinary journey with these new travel-inspired cookbooks|Jen Rose Smith|January 22, 2021|Washington Post
A consensus has emerged in Maryland and beyond that it’s unacceptable for government entities to keep monuments to Confederate figures on display, as, to many Americans, they evoke forms of unthinkable injustice.Activists promise to continue fight against ‘Talbot Boys’ Confederate monument|Jonathan M. Pitts|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
At Michigan, he would be a formidable recruiter, able to evoke the tradition of his former iconic coach, Bo Schembechler.Is Any College Football Coach Worth $60 Million? Jim Harbaugh Is|Jesse Lawrence|December 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Meanwhile younger, lighter colors evoke citrus and tree fruits, candy sugars and vanilla toffee.
Thankfully, the piece did not try to evoke the Internet through tired dance gestures or pseudo-digital music.Sneer and Clothing in Miami: Inside The $3 Billion Woodstock of Contemporary Art|Jay Michaelson|December 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her novels typically evoke this pinched sense of an era—raw individuals in raw times.Sarah Waters: Queen of the Tortured Lesbian Romance|Tim Teeman|September 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her skin radiates deep golden-brown and her light olive eyes evoke the iconic 1985 National Geographic cover of an Afghan girl.
It simply finds relation already existing between the words or the ideas which the words suggest or evoke.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
The soul, instinctively appreciative of beauty, will under the most adverse circumstances, evoke congenial visions.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
He knew that his death would evoke a new spirit of inquiry, which would spread over the civilized world.Beacon Lights of History, Volume I|John Lord
In such, or fitter words, does Camille evoke the Elemental Powers, in this great moment.A Wanderer in Paris|E. V. Lucas
The mere sight of a loaf of bread anywhere was enough to evoke guffaws.Bread Overhead|Fritz Reuter Leiber