Online Google Dictionary

evoke 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Verb
/iˈvōk/,
Font size:

evokes, 3rd person singular present; evoked, past participle; evoked, past tense; evoking, present participle;
  1. Bring or recall to the conscious mind
    • - the sight of American asters evokes pleasant memories of childhood
  2. Elicit (a response)
    • - the awkward kid who evoked giggles from his sisters
  3. Invoke (a spirit or deity)


  1. arouse: call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"
  2. provoke: evoke or provoke to appear or occur; "Her behavior provoked a quarrel between the couple"
  3. educe: deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning); "We drew out some interesting linguistic data from the native informant"
  4. raise: summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic; "raise the specter of unemployment"; "he conjured wild birds in the air"; "call down the spirits from the mountain"
  5. suggest: call to mind; "this remark evoked sadness"
  6. (evoked) elicited: called forth from a latent or potential state by stimulation; "evoked potentials"; "an elicited response"
  7. Evoke is a 2005 album by the German industrial music project :wumpscut:.
  8. Evoke is the largest demoparty held annually in Germany (formerly the largest was Breakpoint, the last of which was held in April 2010).
  9. (Evokes) Evocation is the act of calling or summoning a spirit, demon, god or other supernatural agent, in the Western mystery tradition. Comparable practices exist in many religions and magical traditions.
  10. To cause the manifestation of something (emotion, picture, etc.) in someone's mind or imagination
  11. (evoking) acceptable post-modern alternative to re-presenting or representing. It is assumed to free one's analysis of objects, facts, descriptions, generalisations, experiments, and truth claims (Tyler 1986)
  12. Operants are evoked, as opposed to respondents, which are elicited. Operant behaviors are never elicited.
  13. To call up, or out, forces or beings on a lower level of existence than our own
  14. To ask a being/emotion or other noun to mainfest outside of ourselves to be with us, as another person would be. To evoke an emotion is to bring that emotion forth. To cause to occur.
  15. Evoke is an alternate cost for a creature, generally a far lower cost, with the condition that the creature must be sacrificed upon entering the battlefield. All cards with evoke have additional effects upon entering, or leaving, the battlefield. ...
  16. to provoke a particular reaction or feeling
  17. To summon a spirit or demon.
  18. to v. t. saddna ; bulauna ;