conjure conjure  /ˈkɑn dʒər/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic
  2. (v) ask for or request earnestly
  3. (v) engage in plotting or enter into a conspiracy, swear together

Usage(s):

  • Inspite of the short notice, Nimish conjured up a great meal for his guests.

News

  1. Henry Cavill Got Superhero Advice from Chris Hemsworth for 'The Man of Steel'

    (Getty | Bauer Griffin) Playing a superhero on the big screen is like a rite of passage, a secret club for actors. Chris Hemsworth has already proven he's got the muscle, brawn, and acting chops to conjure up a mean God of Thunder in Thor , The Avengers , and the upcoming Thor: The Dark World . So, if you were gearing up to play the comic book world's most notorious and well-known character, why ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Zimbio

  2. First Timer: Trying Barry's Bootcamp

    The term "boot camp" can conjure some not so pleasant images. Running in the sand in the rain? Rope climbing? Obstacle courses? A drill sergeant yelling at you to "get down and give me 20" when you're exhausted?
    on June 12, 2013     Source: amNewYork

  3. It's Getting Dustier Across The West

    Michael Harper for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Think of the Wild West and it’s likely you’ll conjure up images of tumbleweeds, gold miners settling down at the local saloon for a shot of whiskey, and ultimately, plenty of dust. Though there are certainly portions of the West that feature plenty of sand and dust storms , other portions are generally free of these conditions. The ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: redOrbit

Quotes

  1. "OK, David James is 39, but Ashley Cole, Glen Johnson, John Terry, Rio Ferdinand, Ledley King, Steven Gerrard, Frank Lampard, Joe Cole, James Milner, Michael Carrick and Gareth Barry will still play. You can't just conjure up 11 brilliant new...
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Gary Neville Source: Daily News & Analysis

  2. "There comes a time as a coach where you've got to conjure up the proper emotion to go out there and tackle the task at hand," Renney said. "We weren't being proactive with respect to putting them on their heels. We proposed that they may...
    on Nov 14, 2006 By: Tom Renney Source: ESPN

  3. Staunton said: "The conditions on Saturday definitely wouldn't have suited him but he is such a talent he can conjure a goal up out of anything or play that killer pass. I think this pitch will suit our players as much as theirs. They are a very...
    on Sep 11, 2007 By: Steve Staunton Source: Sportinglife.com

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