verb (used with object), e·voked, e·vok·ing.
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Scott, who died Sunday at 49, could go from evoking a Baptist preacher to quoting Public Enemy.Remembering ESPN’s Sly, Cocky, and Cool Anchor Stuart Scott|Stereo Williams|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
She toddled off to the playground, still jabbering to herself, evoking giggles from the Hawa staff.
It’s written in a ‘50s script, like the title card to I Love Lucy, evoking Old Hollywood.
Tarnoff is at his best in evoking the atmosphere of the city that shaped them all.How Mark Twain Became Mark Twain by Going to California|Wendy Smith|March 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And Jagger is even better than Dylan at evoking the darker emotions: fear, confusion, paranoia, lust.
In attacking neutral trade, he thought, there was little danger of provoking hostilities or evoking reprisals.The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte|William Milligan Sloane
But Rhanto's mind, after evoking these recollections, began again to wander.Snnica|Vicente Blasco Ibez
It delights in repetition and it evoking not the unexpected but the expected.The Nervous Child|Hector Charles Cameron
Again satire is not poetry, except when presenting ideas and evoking ecstasy.The Literature of Ecstasy|Albert Mordell
Some succeed in arousing enthusiasm, in communicating large ideas, in evoking energy.How We Think|John Dewey