Thursday, November 28, 2013

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evocative

[ih-vok-uh-tiv, ih-voh-kuh-]

adjective 

tending to evoke: The perfume was evocative of spring.

Origin:
1650–60; < Latin ēvocātīvus, equivalent to ēvocāt ( us ) (see evoke, -ate1 ) + -īvus -ive
Related forms
e·voc·a·tive·ly, adverb
e·voc·a·tive·ness, noun
non·e·voc·a·tive, adjective
un·e·voc·a·tive, adjective


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