Synonyms for elicited


1. arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke, make, create
usage: call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"
2. educe, evoke, elicit, extract, draw out, interpret, construe, see
usage: deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning); "We drew out some interesting linguistic data from the native informant"
3. elicit, deduce, infer, deduct, derive
usage: derive by reason; "elicit a solution"


1. elicited, evoked, induced (vs. spontaneous)
usage: called forth from a latent or potential state by stimulation; "evoked potentials"; "an elicited response"
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