invocate
transitive verb Date: 1526 archaic invoke

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  • Invocate — In vo*cate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Invocated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Invocating}.] [L. invocatus, p. p. of invocare. See {Invoke}.] To invoke; to call on, or for, in supplication; to implore. [1913 Webster] If Dagon be thy god, Go to his temple,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • invocate — index invoke Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • invocate — [in′və kāt΄] vt., vi. invocated, invocating [< L invocatus, pp. of invocare: see INVOKE] Rare to speak or ask in invocation …   English World dictionary

  • invocate — ˈinvəˌkāt verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Latin invocatus, past participle of invocare transitive verb archaic : invoke still will I invocate his name John Wesley …   Useful english dictionary

  • invocate — invocative /in vok euh tiv, in veuh kay /, adj. invocator, n. /in veuh kayt /, v.t., invocated, invocating. Archaic. invoke. [1520 30; < L invocatus (ptp. of invocare to call upon, INVOKE), equiv. to in IN 2 + voca(re) to call + tus ptp. suffix]… …   Universalium

  • invocate — in·vo·cate …   English syllables

  • invocate — /ˈɪnvəkeɪt/ (say invuhkayt) verb (t) (invocated, invocating) Rare → invoke. {Latin invocātus, past participle} –invocative /ɪnˈvɒkətɪv/ (say in vokuhtiv), adjective –invocator, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • Invocated — Invocate In vo*cate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Invocated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Invocating}.] [L. invocatus, p. p. of invocare. See {Invoke}.] To invoke; to call on, or for, in supplication; to implore. [1913 Webster] If Dagon be thy god, Go to his temple …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Invocating — Invocate In vo*cate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Invocated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Invocating}.] [L. invocatus, p. p. of invocare. See {Invoke}.] To invoke; to call on, or for, in supplication; to implore. [1913 Webster] If Dagon be thy god, Go to his temple …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Invoke — In*voke , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Invoked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Invoking}.] [F. invoquer, L. invocare; pref. in in, on + vocare to call, fr. vox voice. See {Voice}, and cf. {Invocate}.] To call on for aid or protection; to invite earnestly or solemnly; …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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