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evoke (v):
call to mind
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this remark evoked sadness
Related Words: suggest
evoke (v):
summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic
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raise the specter of unemployment.
he conjured wild birds in the air.
call down the spirits from the mountain

Related Words: conjureinvoke
evoke (v):
deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning)
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We drew out some interesting linguistic data from the native informant
evoke (v):
evoke or provoke to appear or occur
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Her behavior provoked a quarrel between the couple
Related Words: provoke
evoke (v):
call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)
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arouse pity.
raise a smile.
evoke sympathy

Related Words: arouseelicitprovoke
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Throw out a sprat to catch a mackerel

Kaz gelecek yerden tavuk esirgenmez.
If you use a sprat to catch a mackerel, you make a small expenditure or take a small risk in the hope of a much greater gain.


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