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1. call

verb. ['ˈkɔl'] assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to.

Synonyms

  • address
  • nickname
  • style
  • rename
  • dub
  • baptise
  • christen
  • name
  • term
  • entitle
  • tag
  • baptize
  • refer
  • label

Antonyms

  • curse
  • bless
  • descent
  • level

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Call

  • montreal
  • senegal
  • peterpaul
  • luminol
  • forestall
  • vantol
  • vanhall
  • vandall
  • mcphaul
  • mcnall
  • mcfaul
  • mcfall
  • install
  • enthral
  • baseball
  • squall
  • sprawl
  • scrawl
  • sabol
  • nepal
  • metall
  • mehall
  • mccaul
  • fairall
  • engwall
  • edsall
  • depaul
  • befall
  • antol
  • thrall

Sentences with call


1. Noun, singular or mass
Follow up with a phone call to further explain the benefits of advertising with your magazine.

2. Verb, base form
Put it on her doorstep and leave a note for her to call you when she decides.

3. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
If you call out an HVAC repair technician, the first thing he will check for is user error.

Quotes about call


1. Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift of God, which is why we call it the present.
- Bil Keane

2. We’re all a little weird. And life is a little weird. And when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall into mutually satisfying weirdness—and call it love—true love.
- Robert Fulghum, True Love

3. What really knocks me out is a book that, when you're all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. That doesn't happen much, though.
- J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye

2. call

verb. ['ˈkɔl'] ascribe a quality to or give a name of a common noun that reflects a quality.

Synonyms

  • post
  • name
  • miscall
  • misname
  • label

Antonyms

  • increase
  • single
  • malfunction
  • straighten

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. call

verb. ['ˈkɔl'] get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone.

Synonyms

  • ring
  • telecommunicate
  • cell phone
  • phone
  • call up
  • dial
  • call in

Antonyms

  • divest
  • associate
  • low status
  • go

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. call

verb. ['ˈkɔl'] order, request, or command to come.

Synonyms

  • recall
  • muster
  • mobilise
  • call in
  • summons
  • cite
  • mobilize
  • say
  • lift
  • summon
  • enjoin
  • order
  • hail
  • call up
  • rally
  • beep
  • tell
  • send for

Antonyms

  • skew
  • tactlessness
  • terseness
  • verboseness

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. call

verb. ['ˈkɔl'] utter a sudden loud cry.

Synonyms

  • squall
  • ululate
  • pipe up
  • skreigh
  • let loose
  • yaup
  • holler
  • shout
  • cry out
  • screech
  • shrill
  • cry
  • let out
  • scream
  • screak
  • squawk
  • yell
  • wail
  • roar
  • exclaim
  • halloo
  • pipe
  • call out
  • utter
  • yawl
  • hollo
  • shriek
  • outcry
  • skreak
  • howl
  • whoop
  • emit
  • hurrah

Antonyms

  • disagree
  • unjust
  • disassemble
  • disjoin

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. call

noun. ['ˈkɔl'] a telephone connection.

Synonyms

  • conference call
  • telephone
  • collect call
  • telephone call
  • call-back
  • wake-up call
  • trunk call
  • long-distance call
  • crank call
  • phone call
  • call-in
  • telephony
  • long distance

Antonyms

  • unsensational
  • cry
  • applaud
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. call

verb. ['ˈkɔl'] pay a brief visit.

Synonyms

  • drop by
  • see
  • come by
  • meet
  • call in
  • visit
  • drop in

Antonyms

  • falsehood
  • truth
  • overstatement
  • con

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. call

verb. ['ˈkɔl'] call a meeting; invite or command to meet.

Synonyms

  • forgather
  • bespeak
  • quest
  • gather
  • foregather
  • request
  • meet
  • send for
  • assemble

Antonyms

  • disesteem
  • literalize
  • spiritualize
  • enjoy

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. Call

noun. a special disposition (as if from a divine source) to pursue a particular course.

Synonyms

  • tendency
  • inclination

Antonyms

  • sociability
  • unfriendliness
  • cheerfulness

10. call

noun. ['ˈkɔl'] a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition.

Synonyms

  • vociferation
  • utterance
  • bellowing
  • clamouring
  • holler
  • shout
  • hollering
  • yelling
  • bird
  • screech
  • war whoop
  • roaring
  • Bronx cheer
  • razzing
  • clamoring
  • war cry
  • holloa
  • clamor
  • battle cry
  • cry
  • snort
  • shouting
  • scream
  • hoot
  • hue and cry
  • yowl
  • noise
  • raspberry
  • screaming
  • screeching
  • yell
  • blue murder
  • shrieking
  • bellow
  • roar
  • boo
  • yodel
  • hosanna
  • hiss
  • halloo
  • rallying cry
  • clamour
  • hollo
  • outcry
  • shriek
  • holla
  • whoop
  • razz
  • catcall

Antonyms

  • incomplete
  • absorb
  • divide
  • multiply

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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