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English definition of “evoke”

evoke

verb [T] uk   /ɪˈvəʊk/ us    /-ˈvoʊk/
to make someone remember something or feel an emotion: That smell always evokes memories of my old school. a detergent designed to evoke the fresh smell of summer meadowsRemembering, reminding and reminders
evocation
noun [C or U] uk   /ˌiː.vəˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us    /ˌev.ə-/
Defining and explaining
(Definition of evoke from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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