Definitions

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  • adj. Not having been evoked.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ evoked

Examples

  • Then, taking ordinary magnifiers, I began upon that part of the sign where, if anything remained unevoked, it would be found.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 10, No. 58, August, 1862

  • Of the slumbering power that till recently lay hidden in coal and water, and which has so incalculably multiplied the material strength of man, much has been said; but we fail to appreciate the unevoked fund of intellect upon which he has additionally to draw.

    Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science Volume 17, No. 097, January, 1876

  • But even if — imagining a man quite exempt from all influences, examining only his momentary action in the present, unevoked by any cause — we were to admit so infinitely small a remainder of inevitability as equaled zero, we should even then not have arrived at the conception of complete freedom in man, for a being uninfluenced by the external world, standing outside of time and independent of cause, is no longer a man.

    War and Peace

  • But even if -- imagining a man quite exempt from all influences, examining only his momentary action in the present, unevoked by any cause -- we were to admit so infinitely small a remainder of inevitability as equaled zero, we should even then not have arrived at the conception of complete freedom in man, for a being uninfluenced by the external world, standing outside of time and independent of cause, is no longer a man.

    War and Peace

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