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Synonyms for elicit

Synonyms for (verb) elicit

Synonyms: elicit Definition: derive by reason Usage: elicit a solution

Similar words: infer, deduce, deduct, derive Definition: reason by deduction; establish by deduction

Synonyms: educe, draw out, evoke, extract, elicit Definition: deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning) Usage: We drew out some interesting linguistic data from the native informant

Similar words: construe, see, interpret Definition: make sense of; assign a meaning to Usage: What message do you see in this letter?; How do you interpret his behavior?

Synonyms: kindle, elicit, enkindle, evoke, fire, arouse, raise, provoke Definition: call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses) Usage: arouse pity; raise a smile; evoke sympathy

Similar words: make, create Definition: make or cause to be or to become Usage: make a mess in one's office; create a furor