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  Words related to elicit

Related / Similar Words: educe, evoke, extract, draw out, arouse, enkindle, kindle, fire, raise, provoke

 

Definition:
  • derive by reason; "elicit a solution";
  • deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning); "We drew out some interesting linguistic data from the native informant";
  • call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy";

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    Hyponyms: strike a chord, touch a chord, invite, ask for, draw, rekindle, infatuate, prick, inflame, stir up, wake, ignite, heat, fire up, stimulate, shake, shake up, excite, stir, anger, upset, discompose, untune, disconcert, discomfit, shame, hurt, wound, injure, bruise, offend, spite, overwhelm, overpower, sweep over, whelm, overcome, overtake, interest

     

    Derivational Morphology: incitement, incitation, provocation, evocation, induction, elicitation, arousal, rousing

     

    Anagrams: Celtic

     

     
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