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Definitions of CALL in various dictionaries:
- noun - a telephone connection
- noun - a special disposition (as if from a divine source) to pursue a particular course
- noun - a loud utterance
- noun - a demand especially in the phrase "the call of duty"
- noun - the characteristic sound produced by a bird
- noun - a brief social visit
- noun - a demand by a broker that a customer deposit enough to bring his margin up to the minimum requirement
- noun - a demand for a show of hands in a card game
- noun - a request
- noun - an instruction that interrupts the program being executed
- noun - a visit in an official or professional capacity
- noun - (sports) the decision made by an umpire or referee
- noun - the option to buy a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date
- verb - assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to
- verb - ascribe a quality to or give a name of a common noun that reflects a quality
- verb - get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone
- verb - utter a sudden loud cry
- verb - order, request, or command to come
- verb - pay a brief visit
- verb - call a meeting
- verb - read aloud to check for omissions or absentees
- verb - send a message or attempt to reach someone by radio, phone, etc.
- verb - utter a characteristic note or cry
- verb - stop or postpone because of adverse conditions, such as bad weather
- verb - greet, as with a prescribed form, title, or name
- verb - make a stop in a harbour
- verb - demand payment of (a loan)
- verb - make a demand, as for a card or a suit or a show of hands
- verb - give the calls (to the dancers) for a square dance
- verb - indicate a decision in regard to
- verb - make a prediction about
- verb - require the presentation of for redemption before maturation
- verb - challenge (somebody) to make good on a statement
- verb - declare in the capacity of an umpire or referee
- verb - lure by imitating the characteristic call of an animal
- verb - order or request or give a command for
- verb - order, summon, or request for a specific duty or activity, work, role
- verb - utter in a loud voice or announce
- verb - challenge the sincerity or truthfulness of
- verb - consider or regard as being
- verb - rouse somebody from sleep with a call
- To say in a loud voice; announce: called my name from across the street; calling out numbers.
- To demand or ask for the presence of: called the children to dinner; call the police.
- To demand or ask for a meeting of; convene or convoke: call the legislature into session.
- To order or request to undertake a particular activity or work; summon: She was called for jury duty.
- To give the command for; order: call a work stoppage.
- To communicate or try to communicate with by telephone: called me at nine.
- To lure (prey) by imitating the characteristic cry of an animal: call ducks.
- To cause to come to the mind or to attention: a story that calls to mind an incident in my youth.
- To consider or regard as being of a particular type or kind; characterize: Let’s call the game a draw.
- To designate; label: Nobody calls me a liar.
- To demand payment of: call a loan.
- To require the presentation of (a bond) for redemption before maturity.
- To stop or postpone (a game) because of bad weather, darkness, or other adverse conditions.
- To declare in the capacity of an umpire or referee: call a runner out; call a foul on a boxer; call a penalty for holding.
- To indicate a decision in regard to: calling balls and strikes behind the plate; called a close play.
- To give the orders or signals for: a quarterback who called a poor play.
- To describe the intended outcome of (one’s billiard shot) before playing.
- To equal the bet of (the preceding bet or bettor) in a poker game.
- To challenge the truthfulness or genuineness of: called the debater on a question of fact.
- To shout directions in rhythm for (a square dance).
- To speak loudly; shout: a swimmer who was calling for help.
- To utter a characteristic cry.
- To communicate or try to communicate with someone by telephone: I called twice, but no one answered.
- To pay a short visit: We called to pay our respects.
- A loud cry; a shout.
- The characteristic cry of an animal.
- A sound or an instrument made to imitate such a cry, used as a lure: a moose call.
- A telephone communication or connection.
- Need or occasion: There was no call for an apology.
- Demand: There isn’t much call for buggy whips today.
- A claim on a person’s time or life: the call of duty.
- A short visit, especially one made as a formality or for business or professional purposes.
- A summons or an invitation.
- A signal, such as that made by a horn or bell.
- The sounding of a horn to encourage hounds during a hunt.
- A strong inner urge or prompting; a vocation: a call to the priesthood.
- The strong attraction or appeal of a given activity or environment: the call of the wild; answered the call of the desert.
- A roll call.
- A notice of rehearsal times posted in a theater.
- A decision made by an umpire or a referee.
- A direction or series of directions rhythmically called out to square dancers.
- A demand for payment of a debt.
- A demand to submit bonds to the issuer for redemption before the maturity date.
- An option to buy a certain quantity of a stock or commodity for a specified price within a specified time.
- A demand for payment due on stock bought on margin when the value has shrunk.
- To communicate the need for (someone) to return from one situation or location to a previous one: Management called the laid-off workers back.
- To telephone or radio (a person) who has called previously: I called her back at noon.
- To recall (a defective product) for repair: The company has called back all such models built in 1990.
- To find fault with; reprimand: The teacher called me down for disobedience.
- To invoke, as from heaven.
- To appear, as on someone else’s premises, in order to get: My chauffeur will call for you at seven.
- To be an appropriate occasion for: This news calls for champagne.
- To require; demand: work that calls for patience.
- To take out of circulation: calling in silver dollars.
- To summon for assistance or consultation: call in a specialist.
- To communicate with another by telephone: Has the boss called in today? call off.
- To cancel or postpone: call off a trip; called the trip off.
- To restrain or recall: Call off your dogs.
- To cause to assemble; summon: call out the guard.
- To challenge to a duel.
- To summon to active military service: called up reserve troops for active duty.
- To cause one to remember; bring to mind: stories that call up old times.
- To bring forth for action or discussion; raise.
- To order; require: I call upon you to tell the truth.
- To stop whatever one has been doing, for the remainder of the day or at least for the present.
- Available when summoned for service or use: physicians who were on call for 48 hours.
- The central meaning shared by these verbs is “to demand or request to appear, come, or assemble”: called the doctor; convene a meeting; convoke the legislature; mustering the militia; summon a witness.
- verb - to order to appear
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