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e·voc·a·tive

 (ĭ-vŏk′ə-tĭv)
adj.
Tending or having the power to evoke.

e·voc′a·tive·ly adv.
e·voc′a·tive·ness n.

evocative

(ɪˈvɒkətɪv) or

evocatory

adj
tending or serving to evoke
eˈvocatively adv
eˈvocativeness n

e•voc•a•tive

(ɪˈvɒk ə tɪv, ɪˈvoʊ kə-)

adj.
tending to evoke: perfume evocative of spring.
e•voc′a•tive•ly, adv.
e•voc′a•tive•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.evocative - serving to bring to mind; "cannot forbear to close on this redolent literary note"- Wilder Hobson; "a campaign redolent of machine politics"
mindful, aware - bearing in mind; attentive to; "ever mindful of her health"; "mindful of his responsibilities"; "mindful of these criticisms, I shall attempt to justify my action"

evocative

adjective expressive, moving, striking, revealing, pointed, pregnant, vivid, meaningful, poignant, eloquent, indicative, suggestive Aaron Copland's beautiful and evocative `Appalachian Spring'

evocative

adjective
Tending to bring a memory, mood, or image, for example, subtly or indirectly to mind:
Translations
مُثير للمَشاعِر، إيحائي
stemningsvækkendesuggestiv
felidézõ
sem kallar fram eîa vekur upp
vyvolávajúci
hayalinde canlandıran

evocative

[ɪˈvɒkətɪv] ADJevocador (of de)

evocative

[ɪˈvɒkətɪv] adjévocateur/trice

evocative

adjatmosphärisch; namewohlklingend; scent can be very evocativeein Duft kann viele Erinnerungen heraufbeschwören; to be evocative of somethingetw heraufbeschwören

evocative

[ɪˈvɒkətɪv] adj evocative (of)evocativo/a (di)

evoke

(iˈvəuk) verb
1. to cause or produce (especially a response, reaction etc). His letter in the newspaper evoked a storm of protest.
2. to bring into the mind. A piece of music can sometimes evoke (memories of) the past.
ˌevoˈcation (evəˈkeiʃn) , (ivouʃkeiʃn) noun
evocative (iˈvokətiv) adjective
tending to evoke memories etc.
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A whirlwind of emotions were on display this weekend, as musicians deftly stirred memories with their evocative instrumental melodies.
PRINCETON -- "Joyful, Varied, Evocative,'' the Princeton Arts Society's 24th Annual Spring Show and Art Sale, will be held May 1 to 3 at the Princeton Center Building, 18 Boylston Ave.
00) pairs January LaVoy's evocative voice, seasoned by nears on stage and TV, with the thriller revolving around a L.
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They remain the most evocative sculptural rendition I have seen of the unconscious making itself known.
EXAMPLES of Peter Henrick's collection of postcard views with his accompanying notes are always entertaining and evocative.
Seasons" is a richly complex, abundant gathering of artistic word and imagery pairings evocative of several cycles of seasons.
The evocative seasonal noise beat pub garden chatter and waves crashing on a beach into second and third places, research commissioned by traditional summer drink Pimm's found.
Evocative strategies in child and adolescent psychotherapy.
The anthropomorphized lions are exquisitely developed and evocative characters who will haunt the reader.
Frank Capris' striking, evocative photos of Hollywood stars, fashion icons, and legends of ballet and modern dance have graced the pages of publications like Time, Newsweek, InStyle, Harper's Bazaar, and, of course, Dance Magazine.
His evocative use of music and cinematography often leaves one breathless, but ultimately he doesn't seem to know when to just let the actors.