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synonyms for evocation

  • conjuration
  • invocation
  • summons
  • calling forth
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How to use evocation in a sentence

Summer of 85 delights in romantic excess, ending up as an almost literal evocation of one of the songs on its era-specific soundtrack.
A TEENAGER IN NORMANDY FEELS THE HEAT OF FIRST LOVE IN SUMMER OF 85STEPHANIE ZACHAREKJUNE 18, 2021TIME
For such intensity of evocation is as contagious as an enthusiasm or a panic.
REPERTORY OF THE COMEDIE HUMAINE, COMPLETE, A -- ZANATOLE CERFBERR AND JULES FRANOIS CHRISTOPHE
In strictness, the business of poetry should not be called imitation at all, but rather evocation.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 3VARIOUS
Lizzie sat silent, spellbound, as she listened, by the sudden evocation of Mr. Jackson Benn.
TALES OF MEN AND GHOSTSEDITH WHARTON
Never was ripe skill less mechanical, and never was the faculty of perpetual evocation less addicted to prudent economies.
PICTURE AND TEXTHENRY JAMES
As if answering an evocation, the opals passed before him in a vision.
THE BLACK OPALKATHARINE SUSANNAH PRICHARD
Here is a typical case of the method of evocation as against the method of exposition.
LIFE OF JOHN KEATSSIDNEY COLVIN
Each of these was supposed to have its own peculiar virtues, and many of them are stated to be of use in the evocation of spirits.
BYGONE BELIEFSH. STANLEY REDGROVE
The fascination of horror that had held the girl broke before that evocation of the final doom.
THE MESSENGERELIZABETH ROBINS
We start not so much with superior capacities as with superior stimuli for evocation and direction of our capacities.
DEMOCRACY AND EDUCATIONJOHN DEWEY
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WORDS RELATED TO EVOCATION

  • association
  • consequence
  • embroilment
  • evocation
  • fallout
  • inevitability
  • involvement
  • necessitation
  • ramification
  • repercussion
  • residual
  • result
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