Summon

Definition of Summon

Sum´mon
v. t.1.To call, bid, or cite; to notify to come to appear; - often with up.
[imp. & p. p. Summoned ; p. pr. & vb. n. Summoning.]
Stiffen the sinews, summon up the blood.
- Shak.
Trumpets summon him to war.
- Dryden.
2.To give notice to, or command to appear, as in court; to cite by authority; as, to summon witnesses.
3.(Mil.) To call upon to surrender, as a fort.

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