Usage examples for elicited

  1. " Gentlemen of the jury, to save you from the commission of a wrong even more cruel, I come to- day to set before you clearly the facts, elicited from witnesses which the honorable and able counsel for the prosecution declined to cross- examine. – At the Mercy of Tiberius by August Evans Wilson
  2. The boy was evidently busy at something that elicited from the animal, every now and then, faint cries of pain. – Captured by the Navajos by Charles A. Curtis
  3. Also, crafty questioning had elicited the fact that " pinies" were Gramma's favorite flower. – Just Patty by Jean Webster