Definitions

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  • n. The state or condition of being evocative.

Etymologies

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evocative +‎ -ness

Examples

  • "Hunter: The evocative power of that mysterious line is what got to me -- the notion of evocativeness rather than pat statements."

    Ambiguity essay

  • His extraordinary evocativeness is usually the result of surprising economy of method.

    Archive 2010-07-01

  • I've been enjoying much of Tom Clark's ekphrastic writings -- he's certainly one of the more deeply enchanting practitioners of image-inspired poems out there, from a flying flock of Barnacle geese to extending the evocativeness of Egon Schiele .

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • It contains many passages of extreme power and evocativeness, underscored by the eerie presence of wartime Sweden, with its military personnel on the streets, its whispered conversations held in fear of being overheard.

    Karin Boye - a biographical profile - 9

  • I desired sunrise to revise itself as apparition, majestic in evocativeness, two fountains traced nearby on a lawn....

    Barbara Guest

  • / I desired sunrise to revise itself / as apparition, majestic in evocativeness….

    Barbara Guest

  • I also taped "Busty Cops 2" purely for the evocativeness of title and description: Three voluptuous women use time travel to fight injustice and wrongdoing.

    Cat Rambo

  • In translating this technique, I sought to make poems with heightened evocativeness.

    Archive 2007-05-01

  • If people can "get a little excited" about selling coffee it cannot be unreasonable to seek something similar - something that sings with appropriability, evocativeness, integration for computers/ teaching and learning

    immersion plus

  • Bill, I think that you have captured in immersion and the sense of appropriability, evocativeness, integration what I have been looking for in my thinking about ludium's rather than conferences and most recently how the 5 principles at Starbuck's

    immersion plus

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