evocative

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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.