Simple Definition of evocative
: bringing thoughts, memories, or feelings into the mind
Full Definition of evocative
: evoking or tending to evoke an especially emotional response <settings … so evocative that they bring tears to the eyes — Eric Malpass>
Examples of evocative
He wrote a powerful and evocative biography.
<the Italian-American restaurant is decorated in a manner evocative of the charming outdoor cafés in Italy>
First Known Use of evocative
Rhymes with evocative
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up evocative? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).