Evocative meaning

ĭ-vŏk'ə-tĭv
The definition of evocative is something that creates a strong response or feeling.

An advertisement showing hungry children is an example of evocative.

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Tending to evoke a reaction or response, esp. an emotional one.
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Tending or having the power to evoke.
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Vivid and seemingly realistic as in the artistic representation of a particular time, place, etc.
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That evokes (brings to mind) a memory, mood, feeling or image; redolent or reminiscent.
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Origin of evocative

  • From Latin ēvocātīvus (“pertaining to summoning”)
    From Wiktionary