Translation of invocation in Spanish:

invocation

invocación, n.

Pronunciation /ˌɪnvəˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/ /ˌɪnvə(ʊ)ˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/

noun

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    invocación feminine
    • This affinity almost declares itself when he quotes Orwell endorsing Milton's invocation of ‘the known rules of ancient liberty’.
    • The client then uses its filter registry to invoke the filters during a subsequent method invocation.
    • Nevertheless, and despite Justice Kirby's ringing invocation of abiding freedoms, there are some pretty good reasons why the suppression order might well be regarded as appropriate in this case.
    • The most recent invocation came during a press conference this week in which the CPC Central Committee's Organization Department deputy head Li Jingtian fielded questions from the press.
    • Communal politics and sectarianism depends on the creation of religious hatreds and divides, the assertion and invocation of continual self-pity and victim hood.
    • Perhaps Brandis's ill-considered invocation of the rise of Nazism will have a salutary effect after all, if it spurs his intended targets among the Greens to study this background further.
    • But the the most compelling environmental feat, on the mostly open stage, is her invocation of the oppressive and threatening mood that hangs over even moments of playfulness.
    • In On Belief, Zizek in effect counters Lewis's argument with his invocation of the existential Heidegger.
    • I fear that the shameless invocation of democratic imagery to shroud fundamentally anti-democratic action is gradually seeping in and taking hold of Australia Felix.
    • The arousal of pseudo ‘nationalistic fervour’ by the continuous invocation of a foreign threat as the source of all problems is only the first point of similarity.
    • I know you can attempt an experimental structure for a poem, even try a mindmap I suppose, but the best invocation of a thought is still transferred from human to human by words and nicely structured words are best.
    • His rather bizarre invocation of the 1998 Waterfront dispute as an example of ‘courage’ in his policy speech can only be justified by this idée fixe.
    • You may make of that what you will, but we find ourselves confronted by the artist's apparently blasé invocation of the beauty of nature and her means of achieving it by destroying nature.
    • ‘Purge the evil,’ some chanted in Chinese, a common Falun Gong invocation.
    • I know that the Prime Minister's invocation of ‘education, education, education’ has become a political cliche, but he is right.
    • It may even have been a fine speech - his closing passage, with its invocation of his family's suffering under Hitler, was unusual and quietly emotional.
    • The parliament will be fully involved in any decision on invocation of the safeguard clauses.
    • That may not be the most compelling reason to stop the war, but it should certainly temper her teary-eyed invocation of soldier mythology.
    • I hear cries of outrange from the human rights campaigners, and in invocation of the Human Rights Act.