GRE Word List

ELICIT

to call forth or draw out (something, such as information or a response)

The meaning of the word elicit is to call forth or draw out (something, such as information or a response).

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WordMeaning
congealto change from a fluid to a solid state by or as if by cold
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lethalof, relating to, or causing death
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virtueconformity to a standard of right : morality
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