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Latin elicitus from elicere, to draw forth

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Infinitive
to Elicit

Third person singular
Elicits

Simple past
Elicited

Past participle
Elicited

Present participle
Eliciting

to Elicit (third-person singular simple present Elicits, present participle Eliciting, simple past and past participle Elicited)
  1. To evoke, educe (emotions, feelings, responses, etc.); to generate, obtain, or provoke as a response or answer.
  2. To draw out, bring out, bring forth (something latent); to obtain information from someone or something.
    Fred wished to elicit the time of the meeting from Jane.
    Did you elicit a response?
  3. To use logic to arrive at truth; to derive by reason; deduce; construe.

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et:elicit el:elicit fr:elicit io:elicit kn:elicit hu:elicit pl:elicit pt:elicit fi:elicit sv:elicit ta:elicit te:elicit vi:elicit zh:elicit

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