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summoning

verb
present participle of summon

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1 to demand or request the presence or service of
  • without explanation, the managing editor summoned me to his office

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2 to call into being through the use of one's inner resources or powers
  • managed to summon a bright smile despite the gloomy day

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3 to bring together in assembly by or as if by command
  • summoned a special session of parliament

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“Summoning.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/summoning. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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