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Definition 1: summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic - [verb of creation]

Samples where conjure up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • raise the specter of unemployment
  • he conjured wild birds in the air
  • call down the spirits from the mountain

Synonyms for conjure up in the sense of this definition

(conjure up is a kind of ...) cause to become available for use, either literally or figuratively

"clicking on the icon calls up the program" "the author's description of the banquet called up delicious aromas" "running into an old friend summoned up memories of her childhood"

(... is a kind of conjure up ) wish harm upon; invoke evil upon

"The bad witch cursed the child"

(... is a kind of conjure up ) give a benediction to

"The dying man blessed his son"

(conjure up has a similar meaning as ...) evoke or provoke to appear or occur

"Her behavior provoked a quarrel between the couple"

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