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elicit

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of elicit

  1. to draw out (something hidden, latent, or reserved) the role elicited the actress's flair for comedy that previous directors had overlooked Synonyms educe, evoke, inspire, raiseRelated Words drag, dredge (up), extort, extract, pull, wangle, wrest, wring; coax (out), gain, get, obtain, procure, secure; bare, disclose, discover, divulge, evince, expose, reveal, uncloak, uncover, unmask, unveilNear Antonyms disregard, forget, ignore, miss, neglect, overlook, overpass, pass over

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