How do you use invoke in a sentence?
An accused slave could not invoke the aid of the tribunes. His incompetent leadership made it necessary for the rebels to invoke the help of France. He is the patron of Brie, and gardeners invoke him as their protector.
What is an antonym for evoke?
evoke. Antonyms: allay, stifle, stop, silence, prevent, seal. Synonyms: excite, educe, provoke, elicit, produce, eliminate, extract, summon, call out.
What does invoking the spirit mean?
“Evoke” and “invoke” are close together in meaning, and are often confused with each other. The action of “invoking” is usually more direct and active. It originally involved calling upon or summoning up a god or spirit. An invocation calls upon whatever is invoked to do something or serve a function.