Example sentences for: invoked

How can you use “invoked” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Asked about abortion the other day on CNN, Republican National Committee Chairman Jim Nicholson also invoked what is apparently the party-line phrase: "inclusive party."

  • The expected horrors are invoked: the Cultural Revolution, the Great Leap Forward, the continuing anti-religious brutality of the Communist Party.

  • It could have been invoked to let the North Koreans take the South, the Chinese Communists seize Taiwan, and Communist guerillas conquer Malaysia.

  • Once "auction" invoked the incomprehensible high-speed chatter of a tobacco dealer, building to the giddy crescendo, "Sold American!"

  • Value-added may also have a future as a concept invoked to justify what might otherwise seem like casual appropriation.


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