verb[with object] formal
1Bring out or develop (something latent or potential): out of love obedience is to be educed
More example sentences
- With his propensity to date openly white women and his apparent delight in beating white fighters, Johnson educed universal disgust among white boxing fans.
late Middle English: from Latin educere 'lead out', from e- (variant of ex-) 'out' + ducere 'to lead'.
Definition of educe in:
- The US English dictionary