: evoking or tending to evoke an especially emotional response <settings … so evocative that they bring tears to the eyes — Eric Malpass>
— evoc·a·tive·ly adverb
— evoc·a·tive·ness noun
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>
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