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  1. evoke

    • IPA[əˈvōk]

    美式

    • v.
      bring or recall to the conscious mind;elicit (a response)
    • verb: evoke, 3rd person present: evokes, gerund or present participle: evoking, past tense: evoked, past participle: evoked

    • 釋義

    動詞

    • 1. bring or recall to the conscious mind the sight of American asters evokes pleasant memories of childhood
    • elicit (a response) the awkward kid who evoked giggles from his sisters
    • 2. invoke (a spirit or deity) Akasha is evoked in India when a house is being built to ensure its completion