French translation of summon
- (= call for) [doctor, waiter, secretary, servant]
citer à comparaîtreto summon a witness
citer un témoin à comparaîtreto be summoned before sb/sth
être cité(e) à comparaître devant qn/qch
- See summon up
Example Sentences Including 'summon'
From somewhere she tried to summon the strength to face this man.In Love and War
He would summon his father from the grave, the blinking patriarch, force him to witness miracles the old man had never even dreamed about.The Serpent's Mark
Bunbury, whose acquaintance with death was severely limited, was hard put to summon up an attitude of mind for coping.The Five Million Dollar Prince
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Translation of summon from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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