This was apparently a witticism; at any rate, it elicited roars of laughter.
From these grim revelers Cornish elicited a good deal of information.
But after this he has no more to say; the answers which he makes are only elicited from him by the dialectic of Socrates.
The sound which elicited this exclamation was a loud "Hollo!"
The character of one individual was, however, ...