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1. evoke  (verb) 
call to mind or evoke

  Also known as: suggest, paint a picture

  More Specific:
smack / reek - have an element suggestive (of something)
incriminate / imply / inculpate - suggest that someone is guilty

  More Generic:
    express     show     evince

2. evoke  (verb) 
evoke or call forth, with or as if by magic; "raise the specter of unemployment"; "he conjured wild birds in the air"; "stir a disturbance"; "call down the spirits from the mountain"

  More Specific:
curse / beshrew / damn / bedamn / anathemize / anathemise / imprecate / maledict - wish harm upon
bless - give a benediction to

  More Generic:
    make     create

  Verb Group:
    provoke     evoke     call forth     kick up

3. evoke  (verb) 
deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning); "We drew out some interesting linguistic data from the native informant"

  Also known as: educe, elicit, extract, draw out

  More Generic:
    interpret     construe     see

4. evoke  (verb) 
call forth; "Her behavior provoked a quarrel between the couple"

  Also known as: provoke, call forth, kick up

  More Specific:
pick - provoke

  More Generic:
    cause     do     make

  Verb Group:
    raise     conjure     conjure up     invoke     evoke     stir     call down     arouse     bring up     put forward     call forth

5. evoke  (verb) 
call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"

  Also known as: arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, fire, raise, provoke

  More Specific:
strike a chord / touch a chord - evoke a reaction, response, or emotion
invite / ask for - increase the likelihood of
draw - elicit responses, such as objections, criticism, applause, etc.
rekindle - arouse again
infatuate - arouse unreasoning love or passion in and cause to behave in an irrational way
prick - to cause a sharp emotional pain
inflame / stir up / wake / ignite / heat / fire up - arouse or excite feelings and passions
stimulate / shake / shake up / excite / stir - stir the feelings, emotions, or peace of
excite - arouse or elicit a feeling
anger - make angry
upset / discompose / untune / disconcert / discomfit - cause to lose one''s composure
shame - cause to be ashamed
hurt / wound / injure / bruise / offend / spite - hurt the feelings of
overwhelm / overpower / sweep over / whelm / overcome / overtake - overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli
interest - excite the curiosity of

  More Generic:
    make     create


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