Synonyms for eliciting
- bring out
- bring forth
- bring to light
- call forth
- give rise to
- put muscle on
- put the arm on
- shake down
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ELICITING
What was the secret of her power in eliciting this outside testimony?
Another was eliciting facts that our hero most desired to have made clear.
Osmond possessed in a supreme degree the art of eliciting any weakness.
Displayed great coolness and exemplary behavior, eliciting the applause of his officers and the gun's crew.
The small noise had the effect of eliciting another word from Sam.
She, however, did not succeed in eliciting much information.
He had shown signs of consciousness, and she had spoken to him, eliciting no response.
Parker showed his disappointment; he was not eliciting much information.
And so the question went all round, eliciting the same answer.
And he died with a sweet smile on his lip, eliciting the profound respect of his most embittered enemies.