alphabet

Call

Definition of call:

part of speech: verb

To cry aloud: to make a short visit.

part of speech: noun

A summons or invitation: an impulse: a demand: a short visit: a shrill whistle: the cry of a bird.

part of speech: verb

To speak in a loud voice; make a brief visit.

part of speech: noun

A summons or invitation; a request or command; a short visit; the cry uttered by certain animals.

part of speech: verb

To summon from, or invite to, any place; officially choose for an office; as, to call minister; name; exhort; utter in a loud voice; rouse from sleep.

part of speech: verb

To name; summon.

part of speech: noun

A summons; cry; short visit.

part of speech: verb

To name: to summon: to appoint or proclaim.

Usage examples for call:

  • We call it weppun. "A Journal of the Swedish Embassy in the Years 1653 and 1654, Vol II.", Bulstrode Whitelocke.
  • Then you must make the call of Gokhos, the owl. "Spotted Deer", Elmer Gregor.
  • But he said call him if you need him." "Eight Keys to Eden", Mark Irvin Clifton.
  • We stay at home and call a meetin'. "The Magnetic North", Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond).

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