French translation of 'elicit'
to elicit sth from sb [response]
⇒ In five minutes she had elicited all the family history.
En cinq minutes elle avait découvert toute l'histoire de la famille.
obtenir qch de qn[reaction]
susciter qch auprès de qn[information]
obtenir qch de qn[sympathy]
susciter qch de qn[support]
s'attirer qch de qn
Example Sentences Including 'elicit'
No wonder Jane had thought there was a better way to elicit public support.LOST SUMMER (2002)
A visit to the stables would be bound to elicit questions: why was the place so magnificent and yet deserted?GALILEE (2001)
Which left `Jane", and having declared his interest, Webb felt it wise to elicit her surname elsewhere.Death Speaks Softly
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Translation of elicit from the Collins English to French Dictionary