Words Like INVOKE
We have put together a list of words that are similar to INVOKE.
26 Alternative Words Similar to invoke
6 examples of invoke
to invoke the Supreme Being, or to invoke His and blessing
Invoke God in times of trouble
call down the spirits from the mountain
he conjured wild birds in the air
I appealed to the law of 1900
She invoked an ancient law
10 definitions of invoke
To call on for aid or protection; to invite earnestly or solemnly; to summon; to address in prayer; to solicit or demand by invocation; to implore.
request earnestly (something from somebody); ask for aid or protection
summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic
cite as an authority; resort to
To call on (a higher power) for assistance, support, or inspiration: "Stretching out her hands she had the air of a Greek woman who invoked a deity” ( Ford Madox Ford).
To appeal to or cite in support or justification.
To call for earnestly; solicit: invoked the help of a passing motorist.
To summon with incantations; conjure.
To resort to; use or apply: "Shamelessly, he invokes coincidence to achieve ironic effect” ( Newsweek).
Computer Science To activate or start (a program, for example).