An example of to conjure is a group around a table trying to call a spirit from another world.
A conjure woman.
- to cause to be or appear as by magic or legerdemain
- to call to mindThe music conjured up memories.
Idioms and Phrasal Verbs
Origin of conjure
- Middle English conjuren from Old French conjurer to use a spell from Late Latin coniūrāre to pray by something holy from Latin to swear together com- com- iūrāre to swear yewes- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition