summon /ˈsʌmən/ verb
summons; summoned; summoning
summons; summoned; summoning
Learner's definition of SUMMON
[+ object] formal
: to order (someone) to come to a place
: to order (someone) to appear in a court of law often used as (be) summoned
: to ask for (someone or something) to come : to send or call for (someone or something)
: to get (the courage, energy, strength, etc., that you need to do something) by making a special effort
often + up
: to ask or order a group of people to come together for (a meeting)

summon up

[phrasal verb]
summon up (something)
: to bring (a memory, feeling, image, etc.) into the mind
see also summon 3 (above)
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