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Synonyms for elicit
ɪˈlɪs ɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke(verb)

    call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)

    "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"

    Synonyms:
    elevate, resurrect, force out, provoke, beset, send away, awake, levy, call forth, chivy, kick upstairs, give the sack, suggest, stimulate, lift, heighten, harry, upgrade, educe, dismiss, kick up, fire, leaven, chivvy, bring up, rouse, invoke, raise, wind up, recruit, inflame, chevvy, farm, extract, excite, grow, conjure, upraise, give the axe, prove, awaken, chevy, conjure up, conflagrate, molest, go off, displace, plague, wake, waken, turn on, enhance, give notice, terminate, fuel, arouse, wake up, can, sack, advance, perk up, stir, burn, burn down, put forward, sex, enkindle, evoke, rear, harass, draw out, set up, nurture, parent, energize, produce, erect, discharge, kindle, put up, promote, hassle, open fire, brace, energise, paint a picture, get up, call down, come alive

  2. educe, evoke, elicit, extract, draw out(verb)

    deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning)

    "We drew out some interesting linguistic data from the native informant"

    Synonyms:
    kindle, express, evoke, arouse, put forward, distill, provoke, enkindle, suggest, paint a picture, stir, suck out, aspirate, conjure, extend, fire, distil, draw out, pull, take out, press out, conjure up, educe, kick up, protract, raise, call down, pull up, call forth, invoke, derive, pull out, bring up, excerpt, prolong, extract

  3. elicit(verb)

    derive by reason

    "elicit a solution"

    Synonyms:
    kindle, enkindle, arouse, educe, fire, raise, evoke, extract, draw out, provoke

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. elicit

    Synonyms:
    draw, evoke, educe, eliminate, enucleate, express, extract, worm, evolve

    Antonyms:
    insert, implant, introduce, inoculate, insinuate, infuse, instil, incorporate, suggest, extort

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. elicit(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    draw out, bring out, succeed in obtaining

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    obtain, trigger, seek

How to pronounce elicit?

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How to say elicit in sign language?

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How to use elicit in a sentence?

  1. Kannalife Sciences CEO Dean Petkanas:

    Maybe Sessions should spend more time cracking down on pill mills and the elicit use of opioids rather than outlawing cannabis.

  2. Nicholas Alahverdian:

    I had other problems — I dressed nicely. I used words that were not monosyllabic. I aspired to go to Harvard University or Yale. The DCYF receptionist and the security guard would nod and smile at the narrative for my future. The social workers would counsel me to dress with baggy jeans and speak like a child so as to not elicit beatings by the other kids.” Excerpt From: Nicholas Alahverdian. “Ignoble Inferno/ The Nicholas Alahverdian Lawsuit.” iBooks.

  3. Ryan Morris:

    Whoever is doing this is just trying to elicit a fear or disrupt something.

  4. Graham Greene:

    It is the story-teller's task to elicit sympathy and a measure of understanding for those who lie outside the boundaries of State approval.

  5. Bill Clinton:

    I was, frankly, posing as a white parent, even though I was a very young lawyer, who was going to be in the area in order to elicit information about what the real intentions were so we could put together a big dossier and submit it to the administration and the IRS to deny charitable exemptions for these segregated academies.


Translations for elicit

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  • يستنبطArabic
  • извличамBulgarian
  • eruieren, schließen, herauslocken, entlocken, locken, elizitieren, hervorlocken, auslösen, hervorrufen, schlussfolgernGerman
  • εκμαιεύωGreek
  • sonsacar, inferir, suscitar, obtener, deducir, provocarSpanish
  • استخراجPersian
  • causer, réaliser, raisonner, déduireFrench
  • kicsalHungarian
  • բացահայտArmenian
  • memperolehIndonesian
  • suscitareItalian
  • לעוררHebrew
  • 引き出すJapanese
  • 이끌어 내다Korean
  • påkalle, resonnere, avstedkomme, vekke, slutte, fremkalleNorwegian
  • oproepen, afleiden, ontlokken, teweegbrengen, veroorzaken, redenerenDutch
  • provocarPortuguese
  • obțineRomanian
  • устана́вливать, извлека́ть, установи́ть, извле́чь, де́лать вы́вод, сде́лать вы́вод, выявля́ть, вызыва́ть, вы́явить, вы́звать, вызыватьRussian
  • izvući, polučiti, izazvati, evociratiSerbo-Croatian
  • framkalla, väcka, locka fram, få framSwedish
  • aydınlığa çıkarmak, temin etmek, yol açmak, neden olmak, ortaya çıkarmak, almak, sağlamak, aydınlatmak, edinmek, çıkarmak, tepki göstermek, meydana çıkarmak, tepkiye neden olmak, elde etmek, öğrenmekTurkish
  • elicitUrdu
  • 引出Chinese

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