verb[with object] formal
Reveal the presence of (a quality or feeling); indicate: the news stories evinced the usual mixture of sympathy and satisfaction
More example sentences
- If the dramatic developments for the last two months are any indication, it seems the State Government has not evinced any interest to solve the problem.
- It was an indication of the interest evinced by music enthusiasts, who were now much more open to classical music.
- So journalists, broadcasters and politicians, and those who are often in the public eye, such as community and business leaders, wield immense power over but evince little loyalty to our language.