To get or produce something, especially information or a reaction. (Cambridge Dictionary)
To get a student to provide or remember a fact, response etc. rather than telling them the answer. (Cambridge Dictionary)
If you elicit a response or a reaction, you do or say something which makes other people respond or react. (Collins Dictionary)
If you elicit a piece of information, you get it by asking the right questions. (Collins Dictionary)
To call forth or draw out (something, such as information or a response). (Merriam Webster)
Meaning of elicit. Word pandit.
Ask, Don’t TellHow to Elicit Vocabulary in the ESL Classroom.