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conjure something up


Synonyms for conjure

to make an earnest or urgent request

Synonyms for conjure

ask for or request earnestly

engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together

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Park Street Imports, LLC, an affiliate of Park Street Advisors, will continue to serve as the exclusive importer of Conjure Cognac in the United States.
And any prophet with cabalistic formulas or conjure man with magic family remedies attracts a large number of clients" (O negro brasileiro 320).
In these and many other examples that Chireau cites from various eras and locales, however, at least some of her subjects preferred to maintain a distinction between their own religious practices and what they regarded as malevolent Conjure, a tension which Chireau notes but does not theorize (118).
If the paintings that spawned Sallemania two decades ago conjured up cinematic montage and theatrical staging, the "Vortex" series conjures up .
They are abstract, but they begin to have the anonymous individuality of members of a tightly packed crowd, grey and mute, but Kafkaesquely frightening: Eisenman is trying to conjure what he calls 'the enormity of the banal'.
At one point, when an anecdote might have really strengthened his case about the need for Fair Trade coffee, Wild instead conjures up a meandering hypothetical about the fictional Ahab Coffee House.
An image conjures experiences, feelings, and thoughts that are often more powerful and reach deeper into the unconscious than those of words.
The other place is considered to be so imbued with Sapphira's spirit and so closely associated with Sapphira's--and Miranda's--powerful conjure that the people of Willow Springs keep a respectful, awed, even fearful distance from the house.
Mention statistics education and many minds conjure up rigid instruction based on obscure formulas.
Purgatory and using elaborately formulaic language in the style of the exorcists to confront this "phantasm": "I conjure you, phantasm, or whatever you are, that you tell me who you are, and that you tell me what you want of me.
They conjure a stunning spectrum of damnation, salvation, and resurrection.
s nine-part schema when the "sects" and "cults" in African American religious and cultural history that conjure culture with texts outside the "canon" are added?
Summary: Jose Mourinho says he has no "magic potion" to conjure victory for Real Madrid against Barcelona in their Champions League semi-final.
20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Christopher Bridges, aka Ludacris, will meet with fans and sign purchased bottles of his Conjure cognac at the PA Wine & Spirits Store at 119 West City Avenue, Bala Cynwyd, from 5 p.
Produced and cowritten by Stuart Price (Los Rythmes Digitales), Confessions is sequenced for nonstop movement, and the songs are propulsive enough that lyrics become irrelevant--until you pay attention to them, that is, like on the annoyingly kabbalistic "Isaac," But the winners here, such as the lead single "Hung Up," with its giddy, gimmicky ABBA loop, and the minor-key disco urgency of "Get Together," are as bright and shiny and fun as any old-school "Burning Up" moment your memory can conjure.