1. [ verb ] call forth
Synonyms: evoke provoke kick_up

"Her behavior provoked a quarrel between the couple"

Related terms: cause pick raise evocation
2. [ verb ] evoke or call forth, with or as if by magic
Synonyms: raise invoke conjure_up bring_up arouse stir evoke put_forward call_down conjure

: "raise the specter of unemployment" "he conjured wild birds in the air" "stir a disturbance" "call down the spirits from the mountain"

Related terms: make curse bless provoke magician incantation conjuring
Similar spelling:   call_for