Definitions for elicitɪˈlɪs ɪt

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  1. arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke(verb)

    call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses)

    "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"

  2. educe, evoke, elicit, extract, draw out(verb)

    deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning)

    "We drew out some interesting linguistic data from the native informant"

  3. elicit(verb)

    derive by reason

    "elicit a solution"

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  1. elicit(Verb)

    To evoke, educe (emotions, feelings, responses, etc.); to generate, obtain, or provoke as a response or answer.

  2. elicit(Verb)

    To draw out, bring out, bring forth (something latent); to obtain information from someone or something.

  3. elicit(Verb)

    To use logic to arrive at truth; to derive by reason; deduce; construe.

  4. Origin: elicitus from elicere, to draw forth

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Elicit(adj)

    elicited; drawn out; made real; open; evident

  2. Elicit(verb)

    to draw out or entice forth; to bring to light; to bring out against the will; to deduce by reason or argument; as, to elicit truth by discussion

  3. Origin: [L. elictus, p. p. of elicere to elicit; e + lacere to entice. Cf. Delight, Lace.]

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Translations for elicit

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  • извличамBulgarian
  • eruieren, schließen, herauslocken, entlocken, locken, elizitieren, hervorlocken, auslösen, hervorrufen, schlussfolgernGerman
  • sonsacar, inferir, suscitar, obtener, deducir, provocarSpanish
  • causer, réaliser, raisonner, déduireFrench
  • kicsalHungarian
  • påkalle, resonnere, avstedkomme, vekke, slutte, fremkalleNorwegian
  • oproepen, afleiden, ontlokken, teweegbrengen, veroorzaken, redenerenDutch
  • устана́вливать, извлека́ть, установи́ть, извле́чь, де́лать вы́вод, сде́лать вы́вод, выявля́ть, вызыва́ть, вы́явить, вы́зватьRussian
  • izvući, polučiti, izazvati, evociratiSerbo-Croatian
  • framkalla, väcka, locka fram, få framSwedish
  • aydınlığa çıkarmak, temin etmek, yol açmak, neden olmak, ortaya çıkarmak, almak, sağlamak, aydınlatmak, edinmek, çıkarmak, tepki göstermek, meydana çıkarmak, tepkiye neden olmak, elde etmek, öğrenmekTurkish

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