Summon up - definition of summon up by The Free Dictionary
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Related to summon up: stave off
, bring down
, follow suit
, get through
, begs to differ
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But Brahim Hemdani's late leveller in that game is the only goal they have let in in four knockout matches in this tournament and the match can be expected to be characterised by Leverkusen's trying to summon up
the invention to probe their way through a well-schooled visiting rearguard.
But Carter can't summon up
the nerve and instead turns the gun on KC and Shark.
Here is a work by a pitch-perfect specialist in American vernacular who can summon up
the myth of a whole era - even its pathos - as if glimpsed in a roadside jingle.