GRE Word List

EVOCATIVE

evoking or tending to evoke an especially emotional response

The meaning of the word evocative is evoking or tending to evoke an especially emotional response.

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WordMeaning
incessantcontinuing or following without interruption : unceasing
ablutionthe washing of one's body or part of it (as in a religious rite)
chaperona person (such as a matron) who for propriety (see propriety
draftthe act of drawing or pulling in a net
glossarya collection of textual glosses or of specialized terms with their meanings
evinceto constitute outward evidence of
defectionconscious abandonment of allegiance or duty (as to a person, cause, or doctrine) : desertion
throbto pulsate or pound with abnormal force or rapidity
kneadto work and press into a mass with or as if with the hands
plausiblesuperficially fair, reasonable, or valuable but often specious