This has been bothering me, so I am making an entire thread about it for myself.
“Evoke means to draw forth or to call something to mind and usually applies to feelings and memories. It starts with an “E” and is Effortless because it is less purposefully active. Invoke has a few different meanings such as to call on, to appeal to, and to call for.”
- cite or appeal to (someone or something) as an authority for an action or in support of an argument.
“the antiquated defense of insanity is rarely invoked today”
synonyms: cite, refer to, adduce, instance;More
- call on (a deity or spirit) in prayer, as a witness, or for inspiration.
synonyms: appeal to, pray to, call on, supplicate, entreat, solicit, beg, implore;
“I invoked the Madonna”
- call earnestly for.
“she invoked his help against this attack”
bring or recall to the conscious mind.
“the sight of American asters evokes pleasant memories of childhood”
synonyms: bring to mind, put one in mind of, conjure up, summon (up), invoke, elicit, induce, kindle, stimulate, stir up, awaken, arouse, call forth;