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verb (used with object), in·vo·cat·ed, in·vo·cat·ing. Archaic.
  1. invoke.
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Origin of invocate

1520–30; < Latin invocātus (past participle of invocāre to call upon, invoke), equivalent to in- in-2 + vocā(re) to call + -tus past participle suffix
Related formsin·voc·a·tive [in-vok-uh-tiv, in-vuh-key-] /ɪnˈvɒk ə tɪv, ˈɪn vəˌkeɪ-/, adjectivein·vo·ca·tor, nounun·in·voc·a·tive, adjective
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Related Words for invocated

recite, ask, beseech, urge, sue, invoke, request, say, importune, entreat, implore, crave, solicit, supplicate, appeal, brace, adjure, petition, invocate

British Dictionary definitions for invocated


  1. an archaic word for invoke
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Derived Formsinvocative (ɪnˈvɒkətɪv), adjectiveinvocator, noun
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